The state is the latest to consider its own tax hike as Congress mulls a national increase.
Jindal is the first official not serving in Congress to sign on with 47 Senate Republicans.
Rep. Bill Cassidy (R) is widely expected to topple the last incumbent Deep South Democrat.
Embattled Rep. Vance McAllister's (R-La.) election cash dried up in the third quarter.
Rep. Cassidy's (R) opponent, Sen. Mary Landrieu (D), was caught helping with a keg stand.
The new House Majority Whip tapped Moira Bagley Smith as his communications director.
Three Republican members of Louisiana’s congressional delegation held a briefing Friday in Lake...
La. governor is well regarded in GOP for policy acumen but political standing has dropped.
The stance puts Vitter at odds with outgoing Louisiana Gov. Jindal, whom he hopes to replace.
Vitter said he would oppose the nomination to win the public "relief from ObamaCare."
Louisiana House Republicans are demanding a hold until Obama withdraws individual mandate.
Support did not rise above 44 percent in North Carolina, Louisiana, Kentucky or Arkansas, according...
Under the current Toxic Chemicals Control Act, the EPA has been unable to regulate asbestos....
Sens. Tom Udall and David Vitter are leading a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
The group launched an ad Tuesday night hitting Landrieu on energy issues.
Zach Dasher, nephew of "Duck Dynasty" star, is running against Rep. Vance McAllister (R-La.).
The ruling stands against 21 other federal decisions.
Landrieu is trying to highlight what she has done for oil and gas.
Oyster harvests in some parts of the Gulf of Mexico are at about a third of the level they were...
GOP worries it could lose the seat if the "kissing congressman" is forced into a runoff.
State party took rare step of endorsing Rep. Bill Cassidy out of several GOP candidates.
Cantor met with the embattled congressman and asked him to step down, but he won't resign.
Congressman caught kissing a staffer says his relationship with his wife "as strong as" ever.
Fifty-one percent of district voters said his scandal would prevent them from voting for him.