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Jindal won't copy Arkansas on Medicaid

Jindal won't copy Arkansas on Medicaid

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration announced Tuesday that it won't seek to replicate a private insurance Medicaid expansion model like Arkansas, despite requests from Louisiana lawmakers to consider it.

Jindal's interim health secretary, Kathy Kliebert, told the Senate Health and Welfare Committee that the federal guidelines outlined for the Arkansas proposal don't offer enough flexibility and leave too much uncertainty about future financing and regulations.

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Jindal scraps tax plan, wants income tax removed

Jindal scraps tax plan, wants income tax removed

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal told lawmakers Monday that he's shelving his tax swap proposal, rather than risk an embarrassing defeat of a restructuring plan ...

Last Updated ( April 08, 2013 )

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Lawmakers delve into Jindal tax plan

Lawmakers delve into Jindal tax plan

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Lawmakers digging into the details of Gov. Bobby Jindal's plan to restructure Louisiana's tax code said Tuesday that his administration needs to do a b...

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Jindal administration cuts across agencies

BATON ROUGE — Gov. Bobby Jindal's chief financial adviser on Friday announced a mix of cuts, one-time patches and hiring-freeze savings to close a nearly $166 million bud...

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Tickets on sale for 15 Under 40 event

Tickets are now on sale for the Minden-South Webster Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual 15 Under 40 Awards hosted at the Minden Civic Center, 520 Broadway

The event will be he...

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Minden High to host Benton

Crimson Tide looks for first win in last home game

As the 2012 football season comes to its conclusion, the Minden High Crimson Tide have one more chance to give the home ...

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Golfers will tee it up for charity

Since its inception in 2004, the Minden Charity Golf Classic has distributed more than $205,000 to 140 families in need. This year's event marks the eighth annual fund-ra...
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