Share your passion to learn new things and impact a child’s life! (CLICK HERE) To make your tax-deductible year-end gift to KEDM gives the gift of reading to children in our local public schools. Over 77 percent of public school fourth graders in Louisiana are unable to read at grade level according to The Children’s Defense Fund. The third-grade reading level is widely recognized as a key indicator of a child’s future educational success. Through KEDM’s Holiday Drive and Year End Campaign,...
The U.S. stock market is up more than 3 percent since Election Day four weeks ago.One person who hasn't benefited: President-elect Donald Trump.In a call with reporters, transition spokesman Jason Miller says Trump sold all of his holdings in the stock market over the summer. The move could remove some, but not all, potential conflicts of interest as the billionaire businessman takes office as president.Even before the sale, stocks accounted for a tiny fraction of Trump's personal fortune....
With their report due January first, the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment is finalizing their suggestions for reducing the state’s $13-billion backlog of road work.