“You’re telling us it will be okay?” — Rep. Sam Jones
Capitol Brief post archive
By now, everyone should be painfully aware the proposed budget for the next fiscal year – which begins July 1 – is too lean to ...
“We wanted to tell the public that we understand the problem, that there are solutions, and we want to solve the problem.” – Sen. Jack Donahue
Governor issues special session call, and “historic” legislation finds favor from the House.
“Do you think this is targeting certain people?” — Sen. Regina Barrow
“We were fully aware of the implications of doing this.” – Senate Finance chairman Eric LaFleur
“Why in the hell are we having the Department of Agriculture regulate this? Shouldn’t it be the Public Service Commission?” — Sen. Danny Martiny
“Louisiana is going backward.” – Jeanne Abadie, Advocacy Center of Louisiana
“Where there is no vision, the people perish.” – Proverbs 29:18
“There is something in this bill that smacks of misogyny.” — Rep. Sam Jones