Today in The Rundown: Legislature ends one session, begins another; errors corrected in second special; education funding lags; and more.

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The News

Capital outlay: The drama over the final day of the regular session centered on capital outlay. (HB2).

Gov. Edwards: Replay of Gov. Edwards’ post-session press availability.

Special session: It’s not just the budget. Other things that are going on in the special session.

Higher Ed: Former LSU chancellor James Wharton says TOPS is a valuable investment for Louisiana.

Common Core: the Louisiana House and Senate education committees are scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to endorse proposed revisions in the Common Core academic standards.

See all of our coverage of the Louisiana Legislature:

Today at the Capitol

House and Senate come in at 9:30 a.m.

  • At 10 a.m. Gov. John Bel Edwards addresses both chambers.
  • Ways and Means meets at 11 a.m. or upon adjournment of the House in Room 6.

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