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The Advocate
DHH head: House budget cuts would be ‘devastating’ to health careDHH under a more calculated approach. “We always figure out that DHH has more
DHH head: House budget cuts would be ‘devastating’ to health care
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
DHH under a more calculated approach. “We always figure out that DHH has more money than we thought they had,” said Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro. Sen. Conrad Appel, R-Metairie, said he wants DHH to conduct a thorough review of optional services... Read more
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The Advocate
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senatesaid her members are concerned that the legislation would in the future be expa
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senate
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
said her members are concerned that the legislation would in the future be expanded to cover private businesses too. Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, worried that someone convicted of abusing children might be unwittingly hired to work with... Read more
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The Advocate
Committee shoots down bill on SNAP authorityTroy Carter, D-New Orleans; JP Morrell, D-New Orleans; and Gregory Tarver, D-Sh
Committee shoots down bill on SNAP authority
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Troy Carter, D-New Orleans; JP Morrell, D-New Orleans; and Gregory Tarver, D-Shreveport. Voting against HB266 (2); Sens. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro; and Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe. Follow Mark Ballard on Twitter, @MarkBallardCNB. For more... Read more
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The Advocate
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senatesaid her members are concerned that the legislation would in the future be expa
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senate
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
said her members are concerned that the legislation would in the future be expanded to cover private businesses too. Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, worried that someone convicted of abusing children might be unwittingly hired to work with... Read more
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22d
The Advocate
Committee shoots down bill on SNAP authorityTroy Carter, D-New Orleans; JP Morrell, D-New Orleans; and Gregory Tarver, D-Sh
Committee shoots down bill on SNAP authority
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Troy Carter, D-New Orleans; JP Morrell, D-New Orleans; and Gregory Tarver, D-Shreveport. Voting against HB266 (2); Sens. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro; and Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe. Follow Mark Ballard on Twitter, @MarkBallardCNB. For more... Read more
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The Advocate
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senatesaid her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be exp
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senate
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
said her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be expanded to cover private businesses too. Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, worried that someone convicted of abusing children might be unwittingly hired to work with... Read more
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22d
The Advocate
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senatesaid her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be exp
'Ban the Box' bill to ease job searches for felons advances to full Louisiana Senate
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
said her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be expanded to cover private businesses too. Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, worried that someone convicted of abusing children might be unwittingly hired to work with... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Senate panel advances “ban the box” legislationsaid her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be exp
Louisiana Senate panel advances “ban the box” legislation
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
said her members were concerned that the legislation would in the future be expanded to cover private businesses too. Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, worried that someone convicted of abusing children might be unwittingly hired to work with... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Senate rejects state budget flexibility billhelps us not just target health care and higher ed,” Allain said. “This helps u
Senate rejects state budget flexibility bill
The Houma Courier / Posted 29 days ago
helps us not just target health care and higher ed,” Allain said. “This helps us not tax the people as much.” Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, said more than 140 of the protected funds are simply holding accounts for local and regional... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Senate rejects state budget flexibility billhelps us not just target health care and higher ed,” Allain said. “This helps u
Senate rejects state budget flexibility bill
The Daily Comet / Posted 29 days ago
helps us not just target health care and higher ed,” Allain said. “This helps us not tax the people as much.” Sen. Jim Fannin, R-Jonesboro, said more than 140 of the protected funds are simply holding accounts for local and regional... Read more

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