State Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, took over as chairman of the Algiers Development District’s board of commissioners Friday and immediately ordered a forensic audit of all the district’s contracts. He also told those gathered for the new board’s first meeting that he is working to make the district subject to review by the state Legislative Auditor’s Office. Carter said he and fellow new board member Gary Carter, a Democratic state representative and also his nephew, are working Read more [...]