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John Ales @StJohnDamascene🔁 Here we go, the doggone GOP appealing to their base like always #lagov #lalege
Melinda Deslatte @MelindaDeslatte🔁Bond rating agencies have repeatedly criticized the temporary nature of Louisiana's revenue streams in their commenta twitter.com ries. This has been a consistent warning area.
lisa holly @lisanla6🔁If we put first, we can cut taxes by $400 million and fund our shared priorities. We can keep hospitals open, fund home and community based services, fund TOPS, fund higher ed. 's plan shows the way.
Terri Ricks @DCFSDepSec🔁Rep. Henry is pitting higher education against health care when, in fact, we could have both and still cut taxes by $400 million. I refused to sign that budget because the people of LA deserve better than a document that Republicans and Democrats called "pretend."
John Kay @JohnKayJr🔁 Right on target 🎯 @JohnKayJr #lalege #lagov twitter.com
Col. Rob Maness ret. @RobManess🔁Right on target 🎯 @JohnKayJr #lalege #lagov twitter.com
Joe Jacobson @honestabe1867🔁Rep. Armes: "What do the hospitals need right now"
Rep. Harris: "I'm not sure."
Hospitals need about $200m. Medicaid long-term services need $260m. TOPS needs $200m.
Harris bill raises $369m.
Scott Arceneaux @Scott_Arceneaux🔁Right now, we have a chance and we have a choice. We can seize this opportunity to solve a problem that we've seen coming for two years, or we can choose to keep things the way they are. I see this as an opportunity to make the state we want it to be.
Cheryl Michelet @michelet_cheryl🔁ICYMI: Special session roadblock: Sales tax falls short in Louisiana House (from )
Jim Patterson @LABIpatterson🔁Lawmakers have gone home for the weekend, but negotiations continue. They return on Memorial Day, and House is scheduled to try another vote on the sales tax bill.
Julia O'Donoghue @JSODonoghue🔁@tegbridges @NeilAbramson Oh wait...you're right. It is 15. I just recounted. #lalege #lagov
Melinda Deslatte @MelindaDeslatte🔁Lawmakers have gone home for the weekend, but negotiations continue. They return on Memorial Day, and House is schedu twitter.com led to try another vote on the sales tax bill.
Melinda Deslatte @MelindaDeslatte🔁ICYMI: Special session roadblock: Sales tax falls short in Louisiana House (from @AP) #lalege #lagov apnews.com
Mark Schexnayder @MarkSchexnayder🔁"My hope is that we can shake the divisive partisanship that’s begun to take root, put aside our differences, and put in place the solutions the people of Louisiana deserve. Now is the time to be Louisianans first and foremost." - Gov. John Bel Edwards
Mitch Rabalais @MitchRabalais🔁Yes. Calling the general appropriations bill HB 1 didn’t start until the 1990’s. twitter.com
Melinda Deslatte @MelindaDeslatte🔁Edwards appointee to Board of Regents rejected by senators (from @AP) #lalege #lagov apnews.com
Col. Rob Maness ret. @RobManess🔁Special session drama: LA House fails to pass Republican bill that would have raised one-third less revenue than what Edwards is seeking, by & .
LSU's Manship School Statehouse Bureau @ManshipXGR🔁Special session drama: LA House fails to pass Republican bill that would have raised one-third less revenue than what twitter.com Edwards is seeking, by & .
Bambi Polotzola @bambipolotzola🔁Just a reminder of what HB1 would've done, and why said it "was not worthy of the people of Louisiana."
Dayne Sherman @TweettheSouth🔁Sen. John Kennedy, the authority on state fiscal matters, also apparently is an authority on federal investigations twitter.com
KayDeeNOLA @KayDeeNOLA🔁House members discussing impact of budget cuts to military, esp ability to respond to natural disasters and take care of veterans cemeteries. Adjutant Gen. Curtis has been in chamber during debate.
KayDeeNOLA @KayDeeNOLA🔁From : "While I’m disappointed that we haven’t made more progress, the fact that a majority of both the R and D caucus members supported renewing a portion of the expiring revenue gives me hope that we can come to an agreement very soon. We have to."
KayDeeNOLA @KayDeeNOLA🔁 Let’s get the job done! #fixthecliff #LAGov #LaLege twitter.com
Rhonda @RhondaRrusse🔁Southern board moves forward with medical marijuana contract despite new lawsuit
Donald W. Price @dwprice🔁“Temporary revenue is problematic. It is not looked upon favorably,” Assistant Treasurer Ron Henson testified. He reminded committee members he’s been with the office for 40 years and has seen several ratings downgrades in that time.
Louisiana Black GOP @LouisianaBlackG🔁As in the first special session, and Black Caucus aren't on the same page. Gov wants bill to get out of the House. Several Black Caucus members didn't support it. Same thing happened in the first special session.
United Way of NWLA @unitedwaynwla🔁Although Hurricane season doesn’t officially start for a few weeks, it seems Mother Nature has other plans. Now is the time to and make preparations.
GumboPAC @GumboPac🔁That shouldn’t be a problem as the House Appropriations Committee has a very capable staff. And besides, they really twitter.com only need two clicks - a “copy” and “paste” of the budget they were so proud of last week. It’s really not that hard, unless you want it to be.
Richard Anderson @cajuneagle1955🔁Today, members of the state’s Unified Command Group and I, along with New Orleans officials, received a briefing on from the . The state stands ready to support New Orleans and South East Louisiana should severe weather strike.
GumboPAC @GumboPac🔁“Temporary revenue is problematic. It is not looked upon favorably,” Assistant Treasurer Ron Henson testified. He rem twitter.com inded committee members he’s been with the office for 40 years and has seen several ratings downgrades in that time.
Nathan Marsh @NathanFMarsh🔁So if John Bel Edwards is the first governor who can’t deliver any votes to the table on a legislative deal, what does that mean for Louisiana’s immediate future?
WST... @wesawthat🔁 epic timing. twitter.com while & south la are suffering alberto - satan's kids will be hard at work plotting a way to st twitter.com eal even more of their money & property.
Frank Jobert, Jr @FrankJobert🔁 Tax deal collapse?: Sales tax falls short in Louisiana House (from @AP) #lalege #lagov apnews.com
Scott D. Banville @sdbanville🔁If you are interested in reading the article that has made the GOP Caucus angry -they say Harris was unfairly singled out by me- here it is:
Mary-Patricia Wray @marypatriciala🔁Revisiting HB27 tweets from earlier. Some people thought the bill wasn’t good enough bc it didn’t renew enough of the twitter.com 5th penny. Some, because it renewed too much. Many want to categorize those groups by race rather than policy viewpoint. 🤔
LA Conservatives @laconservative_🔁So if John Bel Edwards is the first governor who can’t deliver any votes to the table on a legislative deal, what doe twitter.com s that mean for Louisiana’s immediate future?
Dannielle Garcia @Dannielle_Garci🔁. on sales tax vote: "While I’m disappointed ... the fact that a majority of both the Republican and Democratic caucus members supported renewing a portion of the expiring revenue gives me hope that we can come to an agreement."
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Stephanie 🌊🌊🌊 @jaol1fe🔁Speaking of , front group is funded by the Koch Brothers who own Georgia Pacific. They’ve taken several dozen million in La. tax breaks over the past two decades, at least $267 million to be exact.
Edmond Guidry 🇺🇸 @edmondguidry🔁What about TOPS, higher education, law enforcement, the national guard, veterans affairs? Do you not care about those programs?
Scott D. Banville @sdbanville🔁According to WINDExchange, Louisiana has zero MW of wind-based energy generation despite having the potential for sig twitter.com nificant generation.
BW Carlton @BarbaraCarlton1🔁 .@The_Gambit: To our leges — when it comes to the budget, get it right this time #lagov #lalege bestofneworleans.com
Donald W. Price @dwprice🔁Tell your legislators ! Click to send a message. ow.ly
Ann Porter @annporterla🔁. again raising issue of 's veto of HB1. He says without veto, LDH would be fully funded and no questions about hospitals now. "That we could have been sure of."
Nick Albares @NickAlbares🔁INBOX: reacts to state House’s rejection of all revenue bills presented so far in this special session.
“I am here and ready to work, and I’d hoped that the House would do the same.”
House has adjourned until Monday at 2p.
Rhonda @RhondaRrusse🔁Our caucus is not giving up on finding solutions to pass a moral budget worthy of the people of Louisiana.
Maddie&Allie @RJKing14🔁The 1/3 penny is not enough to fully fund the hospital in her district or the university in her district. It reduces the sales tax from what it currently is, but she's willing to put politics before the people she represents.