|Posted on 5/18/2018 9:23:00 PM.|
As anticipated state legislators ended the regular session early, but a 28-billion dollar budget approved by lawmakers this week was vetoed by Governor John Bel Edwards.
Edwards told reporters during a Friday night press conference that the legislature can do better.
|John Bel Edwards, regular session, Harrah's, budget cuts, sales tax|
|Posted on 3/29/2018 5:26:00 PM.|
The Louisiana House approves legislation that calls for a 30-year contract extension between state and Harrah's land-based casino in New Orleans.
House Speaker Taylor Barras says the deal also calls for Harrah's to make a 350-million dollar investment in the gaming property and the casino operator already has robust plans in mind.
|Harrah's, Taylor Barras, casino, hotel, 30-year contract extension|