“There is something in this bill that smacks of misogyny.” — Rep. Sam Jones
Politics and Politicians post archive: Page 8
Hewitt owes the people of Louisiana and Daryl Purpera an apology for receiving taxpayer funding as a legislator and defrauding taxpayers by lying about the public record.
Newly-elected State Treasurer John Schroder campaigned for a job he never fully understood, and as he demonstrated in a recent state bond commission meeting, his ignorance isn’t just embarrassing; it’s bad for business.
“The purpose is to prosecute people. We are currently prohibited from doing straight up recipient fraud.” – Ellison Travis, Louisiana Attorney General’s Office
“Mr. Attorney General, you can’t rewrite parliamentary procedure!” – Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne
“Should we not have driven Volkswagens in the 60s, if we held to concept that they were ordered, designed and manufactured by Adolph Hitler? I don’t think so.” – Calcasieu Parish DA John DeRosier
“It’s not a matter of being ‘for’ or ‘against’. It’s the system we have. We have to keep it.” — Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne
“Let us be candid: innocence, though presumed by our system, is currently bad for our bottom line.” – Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Bernette Johnson
“Don’t we have able-bodied folks on Medicaid expansion who are not working and should be? Compare them to the 46-thousand disabled folks, and they’re not as deserving of funding as those who are unable to work.” – Sen. Sharon Hewitt
“We’re just telling people we want them to die, because they won’t have a hospital to go to?” — Rep. Malinda White