State Legislature Begins Fiscal Session

The state legislature is back in session.

Lawmakers came together at noon today for the fiscal session. They say they are mostly dealing with money matters now, but they will also debate other issues like common core and religious freedom.

Governor Bobby Jindal addressed the legislature shortly after the session started.

Officials say the session is scheduled to end no later than 6 pm on June 11th.

KLAX ABC 31 News 4/13/15