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    WAGUESPACK: Here We Go Again

WAGUESPACK: Here We Go Again

Here we go again. In just a few weeks, the Legislature will be back in session. It has only been a month or so since they met and addressed the

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    APPEL: It’s Hard To See Much “Reform” In JBE’s Tax-Reform Plans

APPEL: It’s Hard To See Much “Reform” In JBE’s Tax-Reform Plans

The Governor’s number one goal for this session is “tax reform.” I agree that it is a long overdue concept. Where we differ is in definition. It would seem by

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    AUDIO: Seabaugh Says When JBE Says “Tax Reform” He Means “Tax Increase”

AUDIO: Seabaugh Says When JBE Says “Tax Reform” He Means “Tax Increase”

This is from KEEL, 710 AM in Shreveport, yesterday, and it’s Republican state representative Alan Seabaugh of Shreveport reacting to word of the tax package being prepared by Gov. John

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    VIDEO: Americans For Prosperity-Louisiana Responds To This Gas Tax Hike Business

VIDEO: Americans For Prosperity-Louisiana Responds To This Gas Tax Hike Business

We get the impression that this will be a massive political dud and that it will die quickly in the legislative process, because while we’re hearing from legislators who have

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    VINSANAU: If You Want To Close Louisiana’s Budget Deficit, Build The Bayou Bridge Pipeline

VINSANAU: If You Want To Close Louisiana’s Budget Deficit, Build The Bayou Bridge Pipeline

Editor’s Note: A guest post from Linda Vinsanau, a conservative activist based in Metairie. As Louisiana’s special session ended, legislators closed the state’s $300 million budget deficit. However, this solution

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    BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

Well, it’s a new year here in Louisiana, but not much has changed. A new year means another budget deficit, which means yet another legislative rumpus over who and or

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The Louisiana House GOP Leadership Is Claiming Victory With The State’s Budget Deal. Are They Right To Do So?

  The Louisiana House GOP Leadership Is Claiming Victory With The State’s Budget Deal. Are They Right To Do So?

Here was a press release which went out last night… Louisiana House Republicans Claim Victory After Special Session Republican House

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The Red Bayou Show, Episode 74 – Featuring John Schroder

  The Red Bayou Show, Episode 74 – Featuring John Schroder

State Representative John Schroder joined Scott McKay and Brian Haldane this week in the waning moments of the special session

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WAGUESPACK: Government Spending’s Burden Of Proof

  WAGUESPACK: Government Spending’s Burden Of Proof

In the United States, an individual is considered innocent until the government proves them guilty by a specified burden of

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VIDEO: Jay Dardenne Attempts To Lecture House Republicans About Their Jobs, And Catches A Beating For His Trouble

  VIDEO: Jay Dardenne Attempts To Lecture House Republicans About Their Jobs, And Catches A Beating For His Trouble

This clip comes courtesy of John Schroder’s campaign for state treasurer, as it’s Schroder’s signature moment to put himself on

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PATTERSON: A Tale Of Two Tax Reforms

  PATTERSON: A Tale Of Two Tax Reforms

Editor’s Note: A guest post by Jim Patterson, Vice President of Government Relations and Director, Taxation and Finance at the Louisiana

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SCHRODER: The Governor’s Budget-Balancing Plan Isn’t A Plan At All

  SCHRODER: The Governor’s Budget-Balancing Plan Isn’t A Plan At All

Editor’s Note: A guest post from Rep. John Schroder (R-Mandeville), who is also a candidate for Treasurer in this fall’s

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Everything Wrong With Budget Politics Shows Up In Yesterday’s AP Article On Louisiana’s Coming Special Session

  Everything Wrong With Budget Politics Shows Up In Yesterday’s AP Article On Louisiana’s Coming Special Session

If you didn’t see it, here’s a taste… Angela Lorio is tired of the begging, tired of the trips to the Louisiana

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Yes, We Will Have A Special Session

  Yes, We Will Have A Special Session

We’ll see what John Bel Edwards actually has on tap for this, though so far it doesn’t sound like he’s

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JBE Stumbles Toward One Solution To The State’s Budget Crisis

  JBE Stumbles Toward One Solution To The State’s Budget Crisis

In a bit of a shocking development, it looks like Louisiana’s Democrat governor, who heretofore has been seen as a

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The Red Bayou Show, Episode 71 – Featuring Inauguration With Mike Bayham, And Politics And Policy With Conrad Appel

  The Red Bayou Show, Episode 71 – Featuring Inauguration With Mike Bayham, And Politics And Policy With Conrad Appel

This week, Scott McKay and Brian Haldane talk all things Trump. They start off with the inauguration itself and head up

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KENNEDY: DHH And Dr. Gee Need To Do Their Jobs

  KENNEDY: DHH And Dr. Gee Need To Do Their Jobs

Are you wondering why Louisiana’s budget is such a mess? A big reason is the amount of money taxpayers are

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WAGUESPACK: The Hunt Is On

  WAGUESPACK: The Hunt Is On

I was reminded this past weekend about one of the many reasons why it is great to live in Louisiana.

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It Looks Like The Republican State Leges Are Preparing To Go On Offense Against JBE And His Tax Hikes

  It Looks Like The Republican State Leges Are Preparing To Go On Offense Against JBE And His Tax Hikes

In case you weren’t aware, Louisiana has a $313 million current-year budget deficit – and a $400 million budget deficit

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