Mitch Landrieu

New Orleans Mayor Signs Smoking Ban, Starts April 22

Just over a week since the New Orleans City Council unanimously passed a comprehensive smoking ban, Mayor Mitch Landrieu added his signature to the proposal…

New Orleans Cigar Tax Increase Bill Fails

A bill in the Louisiana State Legislature that would have allowed Orleans Parish to charge an additional tax on cigars failed by a 6-7 vote in…