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December 15, 2021

The Paris Road Bridge that connects New Orleans East to St. Bernard Parish will get a $41.6 million facelift under President Biden's $1.2 trillion infrastructure plan, U.S. Rep. Troy Carter said Wednesday. 

December 15, 2021

Second Congressional District Congressman Troy Carter begins a tour today, visiting cities in his district and explaining how the $7- billion in Infrastructure funds Louisiana will receive will improve structures in his district.

December 14, 2021

A recent increase in the Pell Grant awarded to low-income college students who need financial help paying for their tuition or other educational needs will not be going to the nearly one million students who choose career and proprietary schools.

December 14, 2021

One of the biggest issues we've faced in 2021 is the shipping crisis.  At the heart of this problem is the lack of manpower needed to efficiently run the system that gets goods from where they're made to where we need them to be.  Whether that's directly to your door via a service like UPS, or to your local store for you to purchase - it all depends on the American trucker.