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Officials Withheld Funds Over an Abortion Ban. Black Louisianans Are Most At Risk.

Sitting in the Louisiana Senate chambers last week, Democratic Sen. Jimmy Harris received a text alert: A brewing storm heading toward his New Orleans district had prompted a flood advisory.  Moments later, the state‚Äôs all-male bond commission voted 7-6 to temporarily block a $39 million loan that New Orleans planned to use for a power […]