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Welsh Town Council Trims $400,000 From Budget

Among the cuts, officials will no longer attend conferences.

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Senator David Vitter photo by KPEL
Senator David Vitter photo by KPEL
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Senator Vitter Sees No Default Happening

The first rule of American Democracy - what Washington imposes on America it lives with itself.

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Lafayette Parish School System Now Has “Suggestion Box” About The Budget Shortfall

The suggestion box is expected to open this week.

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Acadiana Live With State Representative Rickey Hardy 05-30-11

State Representative Rickey Hardy

joined "Mornings With Ken & Bernie" to be the guest for "Acadiana Live".  Hardy is part of the Acadiana delegation at the State Legislature.

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State Senator Mike Michot
State Senator Mike Michot
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Morning Show Interview With State Senator Mike Michot

Today, the Revenue Estimating Conference will be reporting to Governor Bobby Jindal the latest with sales, business and other taxes coming into the state's coffers.  The question is-will this make a major change in the amount of the this year's budget shortfall?  State Senator Mike Michot tries to answer that question.

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Jindal Pushing Bills To Ease Protection For Funds

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Governor Bobby Jindal will again ask lawmakers to make it easier to tap into protected funds when Louisiana faces a budget shortfall.

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Pointe Coupee Jury Votes To Keep Pay Raise

The Pointe Coupee Police Jury has voted 10-2 to beat back an attempt by one juror to rescind a 3 percent pay increase given to parish employees for the 2011 fiscal year.

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State Representative Page Cortez
State Representative Page Cortez
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Acadiana Live Focuses On Budget

State Representative Page Cortez was the guest for latest edition of Acadiana Live during the Morning Report.  Cortez spoke to Ken Romero and  Bernadette Lee about the budget shortfall, redistricting and more.

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Jindal Discusses Budget With College Leaders

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal sat down with college leaders to discuss next year's budget shortfall, after receiving criticism he's focused too much time on his book and not enough on the state's financial troubles.

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