A range of diverse advocacy groups are lauding the latest Executive Order signed by President Donald Trump that requires hospitals to publicly disclose what patients and insurers actually pay for services in an easy-to-read and accessible format – before they receive care.

CLARENCE, La. – The mayor’s failure to return public property, a former clerk’s apparent excessive compensation, prohibited payment to a family member and the lack of public meetings are among a laundry list of findings released Monday by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s office in an investigative report initiated by District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington.  

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Acting Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Joel Baxley today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has more than $2 billion remain available this year to invest in community facilities and infrastructure projects in rural areas across the country, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday.

Three new finalized rules proposed by President Donald Trump to reshape health care in the U.S. could result in nearly two million more people with health insurance, produce nearly $50 billion of net economic benefit annually, and expand healthcare options for small business employers and employees, according to the administration.

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SHREVEPORT, La. – SWEPCO crews were working Friday to restore power as safely and quickly as possible to those that remain without power after severe storms swept through the ArkLaTex early Wednesday and Thursday mornings.