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KPLC Lake Charles
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600Mtag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Go
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600M
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. Dardenne says that's thanks to... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks in latest estimate ahead of 'debate over priorities, 'how much money is available'remaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money i
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks in latest estimate ahead of 'debate over priorities, 'how much money is available'
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
remaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money is available,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told the Senate Finance Committee, explaining that the gap previously estimated at about $750 million has... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. House committee advances bill aimed at reducing state contractsyes, but I think that we have other things that are just as important as TOPS,"
La. House committee advances bill aimed at reducing state contracts
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
yes, but I think that we have other things that are just as important as TOPS," Smith said. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, who announced Monday morning in a Senate committee that the budget shortfall is less than expected due in large... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
RESCUE ME!tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov
RESCUE ME!
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. The price tag for Louisiana's... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks to $600M in latest estimateremaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money i
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks to $600M in latest estimate
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
remaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money is available,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told the Senate Finance Committee, explaining that the gap previously estimated at about $750 million has... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shreveport Police nab peeping tomtag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov
Shreveport Police nab peeping tom
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. The price tag for Louisiana's... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks to $600M in latest estimateremaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money i
Louisiana budget shortfall shrinks to $600M in latest estimate
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
remaining gap. “It’s going to be a debate over priorities and how much money is available,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told the Senate Finance Committee, explaining that the gap previously estimated at about $750 million has... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Interview process underway to select new Bossier schools superintendenttag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov
Interview process underway to select new Bossier schools superintendent
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. The price tag for Louisiana's... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 millionGov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 million
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower for the financial year that begins July 1. The reduction, Dardenne told the... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600Mtag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600M
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. The price tag for Louisiana's... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
SFD battling working firetag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov
SFD battling working fire
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. The price tag for Louisiana's... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 millionGov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 million
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower for the financial year that begins July 1. The reduction, Dardenne told the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 millionGov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration
Louisiana's estimated budget shortfall drops to $600 million
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower for the financial year that begins July 1. The reduction, Dardenne told the... Read more
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The Advocate
Budget shortfall shrinks to $600 million in latest estimateis now estimated at about $600 million -- about 20 percent smaller than previou
Budget shortfall shrinks to $600 million in latest estimate
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
is now estimated at about $600 million -- about 20 percent smaller than previously thought. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told a panel of legislators Monday morning that the gap previously estimated at about $750 million has shunk,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600 milliontag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Go
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600 million
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. Dardenne says that's thanks to... Read more
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The Advocate
For Louisiana higher education, health care; bigger-than-expected budget deficit means deeper cutslatest budget crisis. More On This Topic “We didn’t really know what the numb
For Louisiana higher education, health care; bigger-than-expected budget deficit means deeper cuts
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
latest budget crisis. More On This Topic “We didn’t really know what the numbers were,” Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said Wednesday after a briefing on the latest budget outlook. “This was news to us.” Louisiana has slugged... Read more
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The Advocate
Budget shortfall shrinks to $600 million in latest estimateis now estimated at about $600 million -- about 20 percent smaller than previou
Budget shortfall shrinks to $600 million in latest estimate
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
is now estimated at about $600 million -- about 20 percent smaller than previously thought. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne told a panel of legislators Monday morning that the gap previously estimated at about $750 million has shunk,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600Mtag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Go
Estimate of Louisiana's budget shortfall drops to $600M
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
tag for Louisiana's budget shortfall next year has dropped to $600 million. Gov. John Bel Edwards' chief financial adviser Jay Dardenne told state senators Monday that a gap once pegged at $750 million is lower. Dardenne says that's thanks to... Read more
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The Advocate
Who stayed? Who went? Who never left? People, groups, things after Gov. John Bel Edwards took over— but the president wasted no time in getting to know Edwards by visiting Baton
Who stayed? Who went? Who never left? People, groups, things after Gov. John Bel Edwards took over
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
— but the president wasted no time in getting to know Edwards by visiting Baton Rouge on Edwards’ third day as governor. Jay Dardenne: He says he could count on one hand the number of times he had face-to-face meetings with Jindal while serving... Read more
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The Advocate
Pollster Ron Faucheux: Why history repeated itself with Louisiana electing John Bel Edwards instead of David Vitter— a partisan Republican Rhodes Scholar with Washington ties (David Vitter), the
Pollster Ron Faucheux: Why history repeated itself with Louisiana electing John Bel Edwards instead of David Vitter
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
— a partisan Republican Rhodes Scholar with Washington ties (David Vitter), the current Republican lieutenant governor (Jay Dardenne), a former Jindal appointee (Scott Angelle) and a Democratic state legislator who had opposed the current... Read more
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The Advocate
In special session, Edwards’ realism clashes with GOP denialhave encouraged them to dig in. Edwards and his straight-shooting Republican co
In special session, Edwards’ realism clashes with GOP denial
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
have encouraged them to dig in. Edwards and his straight-shooting Republican commissioner of administration, ex-Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, are still learning on the job under circumstances that are far from ideal. But the two also are former... Read more
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The Advocate
Angelle, Vitter reject retirees’ overtures to discuss benefitsand the Louisiana Retired Teachers Association, RSEA legislative director Frank
Angelle, Vitter reject retirees’ overtures to discuss benefits
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
and the Louisiana Retired Teachers Association, RSEA legislative director Frank Jobert said. Republican Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne and Democrat John Bel Edwards agreed, meeting separately with the boards in 30-minute interview sessions Oct.... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana continues to pay more to corporations in tax rebates than it receivesand franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. "A
Louisiana continues to pay more to corporations in tax rebates than it receives
The Houma Courier / Posted 11 days ago
and franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. "A negative number is always a concern," said Jay Dardenne, who as commissioner of administration drew up a budget that closes a $750 million budget deficit before the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana continues to pay more to corporations in tax rebates than it receivesand franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. "A
Louisiana continues to pay more to corporations in tax rebates than it receives
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 days ago
and franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. "A negative number is always a concern," said Jay Dardenne, who as commissioner of administration drew up a budget that closes a $750 million budget deficit before the... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana continues to pay out more to corporations in tax rebatesand franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. “A
Louisiana continues to pay out more to corporations in tax rebates
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
and franchise taxes through March, according to the Department of Revenue. “A negative number is always a concern,” said Jay Dardenne, who as commissioner of administration drew up a budget that closes a $750 million budget deficit before the... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana continues to pay out more to corporations in tax rebatesand franchise taxes thru March, according to the Department of Revenue. “A neg
Louisiana continues to pay out more to corporations in tax rebates
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
and franchise taxes thru March, according to the Department of Revenue. “A negative number is always a concern,” said Jay Dardenne, who as Commissioner of Administration drew up a budget that closes a $750 million budget deficit before the... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, April 19, 2016Senate. 6. Edwards, Dardenne propose budget cutsGov. John Bel Edwards and Comm
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, April 19, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 12 days ago
Senate. 6. Edwards, Dardenne propose budget cutsGov. John Bel Edwards and Commissioner of the Division of Administration Jay Dardenne outlined deep cuts to more than a dozen agencies last week when the presented the governor's proposed budget.... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Fallout over revised state budget beginsDepartment of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Je
Fallout over revised state budget begins
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Jeff Reynolds, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne and Chief of Staff Ben Nevers — was described by those in attendance as congenial. Everyone remained in the room... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Fallout over revised state budget beginsDepartment of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Je
Fallout over revised state budget begins
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 days ago
Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Jeff Reynolds, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne and Chief of Staff Ben Nevers — was described by those in attendance as congenial. Everyone remained in the room... Read more
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The Advocate
Amid cash crunch, Gov. John Bel Edwards slows Louisiana's community college building constructionnow so it just doesn’t make sense to do that,” Edwards said. Edwards’ chief bu
Amid cash crunch, Gov. John Bel Edwards slows Louisiana's community college building construction
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
now so it just doesn’t make sense to do that,” Edwards said. Edwards’ chief budget adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, said if a college project did not have a bid locked in place by March 31, it won’t move forward. More On This... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Fallout over revised state budget beginsDepartment of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Je
Fallout over revised state budget begins
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Jeff Reynolds, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne and Chief of Staff Ben Nevers — was described by those in attendance as congenial. Everyone remained in the room... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Fallout over revised state budget beginsDepartment of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Je
Fallout over revised state budget begins
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Rebekah Gee, DHH Undersecretary Jeff Reynolds, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne and Chief of Staff Ben Nevers — was described by those in attendance as congenial. Everyone remained in the room... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Amid cash crunch, Edwards slows community college buildingsnow so it just doesn't make sense to do that," Edwards said. Edwards' chief bu
Amid cash crunch, Edwards slows community college buildings
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
now so it just doesn't make sense to do that," Edwards said. Edwards' chief budget adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, said if a college project did not have a bid locked in place by March 31, it won't move forward. The... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Amid cash crunch, Edwards slows community college buildingsnow so it just doesn't make sense to do that," Edwards said. Edwards' chief bu
Amid cash crunch, Edwards slows community college buildings
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
now so it just doesn't make sense to do that," Edwards said. Edwards' chief budget adviser, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, said if a college project did not have a bid locked in place by March 31, it won't move forward. The... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
State budget crunch: Gov. Edwards cuts four hospitalshis testimony Tuesday, April 12, 2016 before the State House Appropriations Com
State budget crunch: Gov. Edwards cuts four hospitals
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
his testimony Tuesday, April 12, 2016 before the State House Appropriations Committee, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said that he and his staff met with the heads of the Department of Health & Hospitals and asked for a... 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 14 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
Three months in, rundown of successes, setbacks for Gov. John Bel Edwards, who's 'not down about anything'before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from
Three months in, rundown of successes, setbacks for Gov. John Bel Edwards, who's 'not down about anything'
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, who went on to become Edwards’ chief budget architect. During the campaign, Edwards leaned on the more... Read more
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The Houma Courier
A 'preferred class of tax break' costs La. hundreds of millions of dollars a yearon either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning
A 'preferred class of tax break' costs La. hundreds of millions of dollars a year
The Houma Courier / Posted 14 days ago
on either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning to grasp. "It's kind of new to me," said Jay Dardenne, the state's commissioner of administration, a former lieutenant governor and state senator who chaired the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Three months in: The ups of downs of Gov. John Bel Edwardsbefore he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from
Three months in: The ups of downs of Gov. John Bel Edwards
The Houma Courier / Posted 14 days ago
before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, who went on to become Edwards' chief budget architect. During the campaign, Edwards leaned on the more... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Three months in: The ups of downs of Gov. John Bel Edwardsbefore he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from
Three months in: The ups of downs of Gov. John Bel Edwards
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 days ago
before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, who went on to become Edwards' chief budget architect. During the campaign, Edwards leaned on the more... Read more
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The Daily Comet
A 'preferred class of tax break' costs La. hundreds of millions of dollars a yearon either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning
A 'preferred class of tax break' costs La. hundreds of millions of dollars a year
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 days ago
on either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning to grasp. "It's kind of new to me," said Jay Dardenne, the state's commissioner of administration, a former lieutenant governor and state senator who chaired the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Analysis: Louisiana still learning effects of hospital dealswere negotiated very hastily. They're not very much in favor of the state's pos
Analysis: Louisiana still learning effects of hospital deals
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 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
Inside look at 'tax exclusions,' how they create loophole-filled system costing Louisiana hundreds of millionson either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning
Inside look at 'tax exclusions,' how they create loophole-filled system costing Louisiana hundreds of millions
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
on either, but the distinction is important, as policymakers are only beginning to grasp. “It’s kind of new to me,” said Jay Dardenne, the state’s commissioner of administration, a former lieutenant governor and state senator who chaired the... Read more
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The Advocate
Three months in, rundown of successes, setbacks for Gov. John Bel Edwards who's 'not down about anything'before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from
Three months in, rundown of successes, setbacks for Gov. John Bel Edwards who's 'not down about anything'
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
before he was elected governor last fall. He fended off a tough challenge from Republicans David Vitter, Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, who went on to become Edwards’ chief budget architect. During the campaign, Edwards leaned on the more... Read more
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The Advocate
In turnaround, Edwards seen as frontrunner in final week of raceWhen Roger Villere, head of the Louisiana Republican Party, attached Nick Saban
In turnaround, Edwards seen as frontrunner in final week of race
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
When Roger Villere, head of the Louisiana Republican Party, attached Nick Saban to Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, his goal probably was to give voters an image that would color how they processed the state’s second-highest official crossing party lines to... Read more
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Island Packet
Louisiana editorial roundupin the 1980s and lost to Bobby Jindal in the 2007 governor's race. Fayard is an
Louisiana editorial roundup
Island Packet / Posted 18 days ago
in the 1980s and lost to Bobby Jindal in the 2007 governor's race. Fayard is an attorney from Denham Springs who lost to Jay Dardenne in the 2011 race for lieutenant governor. Josh Pellerin, an oil and gas industry executive, has also announced... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closinggiven priority because they are home to more medical school students, state off
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closing
The Daily Comet / Posted 18 days ago
given priority because they are home to more medical school students, state officials said. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said the administration does not want to see the four safety-net hospitals close and hopes lawmakers raise the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closinggiven priority because they are home to more medical school students, state off
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closing
The Houma Courier / Posted 18 days ago
given priority because they are home to more medical school students, state officials said. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said the administration does not want to see the four safety-net hospitals close and hopes lawmakers raise the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closingEdwards and Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne presented an updated bu
Chabert Medical Center in danger of closing
The Daily Comet / Posted 18 days ago
Edwards and Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne presented an updated budget for fiscal year 2016-17 which was three-quarters of a billion dollars short of breaking even. The administration offered $408.7 million in cuts to Department of... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards’ latest budget proposal includes deep cuts to TOPS, hospitals, higher edand Lake Charles. “We’re still working on a plan to fund the other hospitals,”
Gov. John Bel Edwards’ latest budget proposal includes deep cuts to TOPS, hospitals, higher ed
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
and Lake Charles. “We’re still working on a plan to fund the other hospitals,” he said. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne delved deeper into specifics, but Edwards said he thought it was important that he answer legislators questions... Read more
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