Louisiana tax shift

June 2, 2014

Monday, June 2, 2014

Gov. Bobby Jindal still wants to make poor people pay higher taxes; Dwindling health care fund draws worries; Political Horizons: When Regular Folks Visit the Legislature; NY Times: Prison Program Turns Inmates into Intellectuals; and Louisiana’s inspection of “orphaned” oil and gas wells is lacking, audit shows. $56 million – The amount of money forecasted to be remaining in the Office of Group Benefits reserve fund, down from $482 million in 2011 (Source: Louisiana Legislative Auditor)