Governor Edwards has “concerns” about the effect this legislation will have on New Orleans, which became a Sanctuary City in February. What it comes down to is this—Governor Edwards doesn't think New Orleans should have to comply with federal immigration law.
LAGOP Chairman Villere and LA Republican Congressional Leaders Congratulate Donald Trump and Urge Louisiana Republicans to Unite to Defeat Hillary Clinton
The Republican Party of Louisiana congratulates Donald Trump on becoming the presumptive Republican nominee. We urge all Republicans to now unite in order to defeat Hillary Clinton in November...
Today the House Judiciary Committee said "NO" to Sanctuary Cities in Louisiana. Both HB 151 and HB 453 moved on to the House Floor without objection from the committee.
Reports of illegal aliens breaking the law and getting away with it are becoming a regular occurrence. We ask that our elected officials stand with us to uphold the rule of law and protect our communities.
Louisiana has the opportunity to end sanctuary cities, and it is up to us to ensure that happens.
Today, Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Greg Guidry swore in the LAGOP Executive Committee.
The 2016 Louisiana Republican State Convention met on Saturday in Baton Rouge and elected 43 delegates to represent the state in Cleveland, Ohio at the Republican National Convention.
Republican Party of Louisiana Chairman Roger F. Villere, Jr. tonight congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the Louisiana Republican Presidential Primary.
The Republican Presidential candidates are flocking to the Pelican State. On Friday, Louisiana is honored to host Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz.
The Republican Party of Louisiana released complete but unofficial returns for presidential caucuses held in 20 locations across Louisiana on Tuesday evening.
Today, the Republican Party of Louisiana submitted letters to major television and radio stations calling on them to allow for a GOP response to Gov. Edwards’ Thursday evening address.
Leaders of the Louisiana Democrat Party yesterday attempted to blow up any hope for bipartisan cooperation by attacking Republican House leaders, including newly-elected Speaker Taylor Barras and Appropriations Chairman Cameron Henry.
Fayard announced in true Louisiana Democrat form, telling us how honest she is and how true her motives are," Dore said. "This is a joke. Her history is one of losing elections, skirting around campaign finance laws and promoting the socialist agenda of the national Democrat Party. If elected, Fayard's first vote would be to allow Democrats to organize the US Senate and stack every committee with left-wing Democrats."
“Less than a month into his administration, it is becoming more and more evident that John Bel Edwards' campaign promises were little more than empty rhetoric,” said LAGOP Executive Director Jason Dore. “Whether it was his promise to govern as a centrist, balance the budget without tax increases, push a pro-life agenda or cut executive salaries, few, if any, campaign promises remain intact."
"This is yet another shining example of how out of touch she and the Democratic party are with everyday Americans,” said LAGOP Executive Director Jason Dore. "As Hillary’s poll numbers continue to slide, the FBI Investigation into her emails builds and her base of support shrinks, we see more and more of Mrs. Clinton foregoing public events in exchange for far left, big money fundraisers."
"While Hillary Clinton gives Obama’s presidency an “A” grade, his actual record is littered with broken promises and failed policies. Obama’s presidency has led to a more secretive and divided government, a more dangerous world, and millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet amid rising health care costs and declining wages," Doré said.
"Governor Edwards is beginning his tenure by making a critical mistake on the very important issue of health care," Republican Party Executive Director Jason Dore said...
Louisiana has been allotted 46 delegates and 43 alternates to the 2016 Republican National Convention. Louisiana's 3 RNC members serve as automatic delegates. The remaining 43 delegates and 43 alternates are elected. Here are the 3 ways you can become a delegate.
Governor-elect John Bel Edwards is strong-arming Republicans and urging them to choose liberal Democrat Walt Leger as the next Speaker.
Qualifying for the 2016-2020 term of the State Central Committee and Parish Executive Committee began today and goes through Friday. You must qualify at your parish clerk of court and the qualifying fee is $112.50. It is open from 8 am to 4:30 pm each day. Election day is March 5. SCC District boundaries are listed by precinct hereand maps of the districts are available here.