|Posted on 5/10/2018 2:43:00 PM.|
Governor John Bel Edwards punched back against lawmakers who
criticized his decision to mail nursing home eviction warnings resulting from a
potential Medicaid cut, and who are stalling on approving the $648 million in
revenue needed to fund healthcare and TOPS.
|Governor John Bel Edwards, budget crisis, Louisiana budget|
|Posted on 10/12/2017 3:00:00 AM.|
Louisiana House members will hold a closed door retreat today in order to try to find a fix for a one-billion-dollar plus state budget gap. Alexandria Representative and GOP House Leader Lance Harris says he and Democratic chairman Gene Reynolds thought it would be a good idea to discuss their options.
|Lance Harris, budget shortfall, louisiana budget|
|Posted on 2/9/2016 11:47:00 AM.|
Governor John Bel Edwards has put together a special web page to solicit public input on how to handle the state’s budget crisis. The governor’s director of communications Richard Carbo explains that the purpose of the site is to inform the public and get suggestions from citizens.
|Governor John Bel Edwards, Richard Carbo, budget crisis, Louisiana budget|
|Posted on 1/24/2014 12:17:00 PM.|
The Jindal administration presented lawmakers Friday with a 25-billion dollar state budget for the fiscal year that starts July first. The governor's chief financial administrator, Kristy Nichols, says it's a responsible and balanced spending plan that doesn't raise taxes or use one-time dollars on recurring expenses. |
|Bobby Jindal, Louisiana budget, Kristy Nichols|