As in 2012, my office will provide brief recaps of the progress and discussions happening in Baton Rouge during this legislative session. You are encouraged to stay engaged, follow along, and submit your opinions and concerns by email during this very important time for our state.
News for Tax Swap & Budget Reform
This year's session began with big news from Governor Jindal: He will not pursue his tax swap plan. This was not completely unexpected, as there was very little support for the package. There were just too many unknowns and problems that would still exist if a new plan should come to the forefront.