by Tom Aswell, Publisher of Louisiana Voice
It must be nice when you can get the rules written just for you.
There must come a time when even the most disinterested, blasé, apolitical person living has to look up from whatever else occupies his interest and say, “Wait a damned minute. This just ain’t right and we’re not gonna do it.”
It’s déjà vu all over again for a broadband access project in Louisiana that saw the same mistakes repeated, leading to its demise both times.
by Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net
Raymond Crews and Robbie Gatti are headed to a runoff in state House District 8 on
Crews came in first with 41% of the vote, followed by Gatti with 37%.. Two other candidates in the race were Duke Lowrie, who finished with 16%, and Patrick Harrington, who had 6%. to fill the seat left vacant when Mike Johnson was elected to Congress. Both are Republicans.
It has been over three decades since our country’s last major tax reform was passed during the Reagan administration. Since that time, America has increased tax rates on businesses and individuals and become less competitive.
The current healthcare legislation that was ultimately pulled by Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump has ignited a debate that could affect future Republican course of the presidency and the domination by the Republican-led Congress.