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Wednesday Jun 15 | via BayouBuzz.com
The Louisiana legislature thorough the House Ways and Means Committee are deciding on whether to fill the roughly $450M hole or cut TOPS, K-12, and other programs. Through the actions of Republicans in the House of Representatives, especially those who serve on the House Ways and Means Committee, the special session has shown John Bel Edwards we will not succumb to unreasonable taxation. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 8 | via Daily World
Edwards tax plan takes a hit Democratic committee chair casts tie-breaking vote to stall key bill Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Rep. Joe Bouie, D-New Orleans, listens to testimony about tax bills during a hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday in Baton Rouge. Gov. John Bel Edwards called on lawmakers Tuesday to raise millions of dollars more in taxes aimed at closing budget holes and stopping cuts to health care services and education programs. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 8 | via Norwalk Citizen News
The Democratic chairman of the House tax committee sided with his Republican colleagues Wednesday to bottle up one of the main money-raising tax bills sought by Gov. John Bel Edwards in the special legislative session. Ways and Means Chairman Neil Abramson cast the tie-breaking vote to stall the Democratic governor's proposal to decrease an income tax break given to upper-income earners. Comment?
May 6, 2016 | via Baton Rouge Business Report
The Lafayette developers of the River District-a proposed mixed-use development that is planned for 42 acres straddling Nicholson Drive between LSU and downtown -have filed an application with the Planning Commission to add 6.9 additional acres to their long-stalled project. The new acreage consists primarily of a parking lot and warehouse located between River Road and the railroad tracks. Comment?
May 4, 2016 | via Concordia Sentinel
Flooding, flood zones and flood insurance are all probably on the minds of most everyone in our area. With the recent heavy rain, areas that have never flooded and even those outside areas predicted to flood on the most recent flood maps have flooded homes and businesses. Comment?
6 min ago | via WAND-TV Decatur
Keith Nolan doesn't just teach history at the Maryland School for the Deaf - he aims to make it, by pushing the military to end its prohibition on deaf troops. As many people around the world are trying to wrap their minds around what just happened in Britain, you may also be wondering "What does the Brexit mean for my money?" If you are worried about your 401 , take heart. Comment?
9 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
After years of debate and speculation, Thursday night's vote confirmed that Brexit is actually happening and the United Kingdom is going to withdrawal from the European Union. The actual process of secession will take years , but when it comes to global markets the effects are going to be immediate. Comment?
18 min ago | via KTMF
As many people around the world are trying to wrap their minds around what just happened in Britain, you may also be wondering "What does the Brexit mean for my money?" If you are worried about your 401 , take heart. Most experts say you shouldn't rush to sell stocks and some even say it's an opportunity to buy. Comment?
22 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
This week Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen made her semi-annual pilgrimage to the US Congress to report on monetary policy and the state of the economy. The Chair said the economic outlook was uncertain but " t he recent pickup in household spending, together with underlying conditions that are favorable for growth, lead me to be optimistic that we will see further improvements in the labor market and the economy more broadly over the next few years. Comment?
25 min ago | via Log Cabin Democrat
Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, the Labor Department said Thursday, evidence that employers are holding onto their staffs and may even step up hiring. The numbers: Weekly applications dropped 18,000 to a seasonally adjusted 259,000, the lowest in two months. Comment?
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