Good Tuesday morning to you! Britney Glaser here in the KPLC 7Newsroom with a look at what's ahead on today's Sunrise:
*Happening today in the Vatican, Francis I is officially being installed as the 266th pope. We'll have a live look at the happenings this morning.
*We'll go deeper into the state audit finding possible violations of the law by the Calcasieu Parish Registrar of Voters Office. Find out what the attorney representing Angie Quinalty is saying about the findings.
*Developing today, the state Supreme Court will hear arguments on Governor Bobby Jindal's school voucher program. Last November, a judge ruled the way the program was funded was unconstitutional.
*The FAA says it won't decide which airport control towers will close until Friday. They were originally scheduled to release the closures yesterday. Find out the reason for the delay.
Make it a Sunrise day!
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