BATON ROUGE- A scathing audit released this morning by the State Legislative Auditor's Office found major compliance problems with the state agency charged with making sure banks and lenders follow the law. What does this mean for you? If you received a payday loan over the past three years, you... more »
BATON ROUGE- A member of the Republican Party asked the Louisiana Legislative Auditor to peek into the finances of the GOP in the state WBRZ News 2 learned.
The new information came a day after a WBRZ News 2 report about outrage in the party after leaders received a... more »
BATON ROUGE - Questions surround the state Capitol after the Legislative Auditor told the Republican Party of Louisiana to hand over financial documents.
"State law says they are suppose to submit it," Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera said. Recently, a legislator brought the law to his attention.
State statute... more »
PORT ALLEN - Sources tell News 2 the State Legislative Auditor's Office is aware of what's going on inside Mayor Deedy Slaughter's office in Port Allen.
Last week Slaughter fired the city's chief financial officer, Audrey McCain, after News 2 received financial documents regarding the Mayor. Those documents showed... more »
The State Legislative Auditor was asked by Livingston Parish officials to examine clean-up methods following Hurricane Gustav. The findings were released today.
Compiling the report included taking a look at debris contracts, work done and evidence to back it up.
Three major findings: lack of evidence, possible ethics... more »