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The Advocate
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed painful state budget, officials preparing for mid-year cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed painful state budget, officials preparing for mid-year cuts
The Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Houma Courier
State officials preparing for mid-year cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
State officials preparing for mid-year cuts
The Houma Courier / Posted 19 hours ago
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Daily Comet
State officials preparing for mid-year cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
State officials preparing for mid-year cuts
The Daily Comet / Posted 20 hours ago
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Advocate
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed tumultuous state budget, officials preparing for mid-year budget cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed tumultuous state budget, officials preparing for mid-year budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Advocate
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed tumultuous state budget, officials preparing for mid-year budget cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
Days after Louisiana Legislature passed tumultuous state budget, officials preparing for mid-year budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Advocate
Days after tumultuous state budget passed by Legislature, officials already making preparations for mid-year budget cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
Days after tumultuous state budget passed by Legislature, officials already making preparations for mid-year budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction, Jay Dardenne, commissioner of administration, will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Advocate
Days after tumultuous state budget passed by Legislature, officials already making preparations for mid-year budget cutswhen the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies acros
Days after tumultuous state budget passed by Legislature, officials already making preparations for mid-year budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
when the fiscal year starts and we had a budget authority to the agencies across the state of Louisiana, at my direction Jay Dardenne, Commissioner of Administration will direct them to take certain precautions to make sure that we have general... Read more
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The Advocate
Treasurer John Kennedy assails 'breathtaking' state tax increases; administration says, 'there's a reason for that'I don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for th
Treasurer John Kennedy assails 'breathtaking' state tax increases; administration says, 'there's a reason for that'
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
I don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for that,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne responded in an interview later Monday afternoon. The spending plan for next fiscal year — Edwards’ first state... Read more
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The Advocate
'It’s breathtaking': Treasurer John Kennedy assails largest state budget since Hurricane KatrinaI don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for th
'It’s breathtaking': Treasurer John Kennedy assails largest state budget since Hurricane Katrina
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
I don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for that,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne responded in an interview later Monday afternoon. The spending plan for next fiscal year — Edwards’ first state... Read more
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The Advocate
'It’s breathtaking': Treasurer John Kennedy assails largest state budget since Hurricane KatrinaI don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for th
'It’s breathtaking': Treasurer John Kennedy assails largest state budget since Hurricane Katrina
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
I don’t dispute the fact that this is the largest budget, there’s reason for that,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne responded in an interview later Monday afternoon. The spending plan for next fiscal year — Edwards’ first state... Read more
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The Advocate
Community column for June 28, 2016at Hunan’s Restaurant.In 2009, Duncan and Curtis Vann, also of Baton Rouge, vol
Community column for June 28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
at Hunan’s Restaurant.In 2009, Duncan and Curtis Vann, also of Baton Rouge, volunteered to assist then Secretary of State Jay Dardenne to comply with a law passed that year to add three drops of blood to the breast of the pelican depicted on the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Bureaucratic jungle costs Louisiana millionsbureaucratic entities not funded in the state budget have little, if any, state
Bureaucratic jungle costs Louisiana millions
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
bureaucratic entities not funded in the state budget have little, if any, state oversight. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said his department monitors those boards through a website that tracks state spending. But the state... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Bureaucratic jungle costs Louisiana millionsbureaucratic entities not funded in the state budget have little, if any, state
Bureaucratic jungle costs Louisiana millions
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
bureaucratic entities not funded in the state budget have little, if any, state oversight. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said his department monitors those boards through a website that tracks state spending. But the state... Read more
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators ‘kick the can’ on budget, taxes to next yearover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
What now? Louisiana legislators ‘kick the can’ on budget, taxes to next year
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor’s top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Spotlight: State still learning effects of hospital dealswere negotiated very hastily. They’re not very much in favor of the state’s pos
Louisiana Spotlight: State still learning effects of hospital deals
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
were negotiated very hastily. They’re not very much in favor of the state’s position,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told lawmakers. Jindal privatized nine LSU-run hospitals and their clinics through no-bid contracts, with the... Read more
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s $600 million tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s $600 million tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor’s top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year’s... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaul
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor's top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year's... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaul
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor's top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year's... Read more
79 related stories
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor’s top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year’s... Read more
79 related stories
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The Advocate
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year’s tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor’s top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year’s... Read more
79 related stories
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The Advocate
Louisiana legislators “kick can” to next year’s tax overhaulover those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-
Louisiana legislators “kick can” to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
over those 19 weeks, in part to avoid being tarred by Republicans as a tax-and-spend liberal. Accompanying him will be Jay Dardenne, the governor’s top budget officer, who was among the three Republicans defeated by Edwards during last year’s... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lawmakers talk funding education as deadline looms to solve budget deficitshortfall in Shreveport is the one we’re particularly concerned about,” said Co
Lawmakers talk funding education as deadline looms to solve budget deficit
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
shortfall in Shreveport is the one we’re particularly concerned about,” said Commissioner of the Division of Administration Jay Dardenne. “We don’t get to a level of $30-$31 million. That’s the shortfall.” If MFP isn’t funded, mothers sitting in on... Read more
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The Advocate
Man arrested after trying to record Jefferson Sheriff Newell Normand and his breakfast club; sheriff suspects David Vitter behind itlongtime political enemy of Vitter. “What do I have to do with the governor’s
Man arrested after trying to record Jefferson Sheriff Newell Normand and his breakfast club; sheriff suspects David Vitter behind it
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
longtime political enemy of Vitter. “What do I have to do with the governor’s race? Everybody knows I endorsed (Lt. Gov.) Jay Dardenne,” Normand said. “Everybody at that table is very upset with this. I didn’t know we had become the state of... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana’s $600 million budget shortfall looks to be more like $800 million, economist saysto him, House Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, Senate President John Alario
Louisiana’s $600 million budget shortfall looks to be more like $800 million, economist says
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to him, House Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne and other top state economists and budget officials. On Friday, Richardson said collections from state sales,... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Pay raises suspended for state workers next yearto receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job
Pay raises suspended for state workers next year
Southwest Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
to receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job evaluation. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor’s chief financial adviser, said the state can’t afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year1. The commission's decision came in response to a request from Gov. John Bel
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
1. The commission's decision came in response to a request from Gov. John Bel Edwards. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor's chief financial adviser, says the state can't afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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The Advocate
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana’s state workers next yearto receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana’s state workers next year
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
to receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job evaluation. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor’s chief financial adviser, said the state can’t afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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The Advocate
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana’s state workers next yearto receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana’s state workers next year
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
to receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job evaluation. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor’s chief financial adviser, said the state can’t afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next yearto receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
to receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job evaluation. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor's chief financial adviser, said the state can't afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next yearto receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
to receive a raise up to 4 percent a year if they receive a positive annual job evaluation. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor's chief financial adviser, said the state can't afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year1. The commission's decision came in response to a request from Gov. John Bel
Pay raises suspended for Louisiana's state workers next year
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
1. The commission's decision came in response to a request from Gov. John Bel Edwards. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, the governor's chief financial adviser, says the state can't afford the pay hikes as it grapples with... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio showIn his third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards w
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio show
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
In his third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was joined by Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne. The two responded to inquiries about the state’s budget crisis. Eager to help, several callers offered... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio showhis third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio show
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
his third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was joined by Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne. The two responded to inquiries about the state’s budget crisis. Eager to help, several callers offered... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio showhis third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio show
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
his third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was joined by Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne. The two responded to inquiries about the state’s budget crisis. Eager to help, several callers offered... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio showhis third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was
Gov. John Bel Edwards fields budget questions, suggestions in third episode of his radio show
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
his third episode of the show, aired on stations across the state, Edwards was joined by Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne where the two responded to inquiries about the state’s budget crisis. Eager to help, several callers offered... Read more
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The Advocate
Why Louisiana’s now in permanent campaign modeDemocratic Caucus, spent much of that term positioning himself to run for the t
Why Louisiana’s now in permanent campaign mode
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Democratic Caucus, spent much of that term positioning himself to run for the top job. So did Vitter and then-Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne. The reality is that, just like Washington, Baton Rouge has entered the era of the permanent campaign. At least... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Lotte, Axiall break ground on multi-billion dollar projectthe importance of Louisiana’s chemical industry to the state economy,” said Lou
Lotte, Axiall break ground on multi-billion dollar project
Southwest Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
the importance of Louisiana’s chemical industry to the state economy,” said Louisiana Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne. “Today’s project not only adds to our success in international commerce; it not only builds the size and... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republi
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne in last fall’s governor’s race. Edwards is the only Democrat serving in statewide elected office in Louisiana... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republi
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne in last fall’s governor’s race. Edwards is the only Democrat serving in statewide elected office in Louisiana... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republi
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards: 'I am running again in four years'
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
of the Louisiana House Democratic Caucus for eight years before he beat Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne in last fall’s governor’s race. Edwards is the only Democrat serving in statewide elected office in Louisiana... Read more
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The Advocate
'You’re crazy if you believe that': John Bel Edwards takes remarkable journey to improbable landslide in governor's raceGeorges stayed out. That meant the field was limited to Edwards, Vitter and tw
'You’re crazy if you believe that': John Bel Edwards takes remarkable journey to improbable landslide in governor's race
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Georges stayed out. That meant the field was limited to Edwards, Vitter and two other high-profile Republicans: Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne and Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle. Ironically, while Edwards wanted to face Vitter in the runoff,... Read more
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The Advocate
Finance reports show John Bel Edwards got major funds boost in final weeks of campaignpresumptive front-runner in the race, emerged from the October primary bruised
Finance reports show John Bel Edwards got major funds boost in final weeks of campaign
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
presumptive front-runner in the race, emerged from the October primary bruised after battling Republicans Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne in what became a bitter race to face Democrat Edwards. For weeks, polls showed Edwards with a slight lead over... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lotte, Axiall break ground on $3 billion complexconstruction jobs will be created at peak building activity for the new plants.
Lotte, Axiall break ground on $3 billion complex
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
construction jobs will be created at peak building activity for the new plants. Louisiana Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Don Pierson, Republic of Korea Ambassador Ahn Ho-young, Lotte Group... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue billsit doesn't adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn't adequately fund higher edu
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue bills
The Houma Courier / Posted 18 days ago
it doesn't adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn't adequately fund higher education," Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. The House Ways and Means Committee... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue billsit doesn't adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn't adequately fund higher edu
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue bills
The Daily Comet / Posted 18 days ago
it doesn't adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn't adequately fund higher education," Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. The House Ways and Means Committee... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue bills or Louisiana's fiscal problems will remain unsolvedit doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher edu
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue bills or Louisiana's fiscal problems will remain unsolved
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
it doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher education,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. Dardenne, during a briefing with... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue billsit doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher edu
Edwards urges lawmakers to consider more revenue bills
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
it doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher education,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. Dardenne, during a briefing with... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards administration: Budget gap far from closedit doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher edu
Edwards administration: Budget gap far from closed
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
it doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher education,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. Dardenne, during a briefing with... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards administration: Legislature remains short of bridging budget gapit doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher edu
Edwards administration: Legislature remains short of bridging budget gap
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
it doesn’t adequately fund our hospitals, it doesn’t adequately fund higher education,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said of the $220 million or so that the House signed off on this week. Dardenne, during a briefing with... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Edwards administration trying to change GOP minds on taxesthan the $600 million sought by the governor for the financial year that begins
Edwards administration trying to change GOP minds on taxes
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
than the $600 million sought by the governor for the financial year that begins July 1. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said the tax increases backed by the House "in no way gets us to a point where we can adequately fund" health... Read more
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