LA. REPORT ON HEALTH INSURANCE: Republicans in Washington, DC continue efforts to repeal and replace the federal Affordable Care Act commonly known as “Obama-Care”. The U.S. House of Representatives passed their version in a party-line vote last May. The Senate has yet to release details of their version or hold any public hearings to discuss it.
LA. FISCAL CLIFF: Louisiana Lawmakers adjourned from their special session last week after passing a state budget, But will they have to return to Baton Rouge for yet another special session to deal with next year’s fiscal cliff? Governor John Bel Edwards isn’t so sure as he explained during his recent press conference at the conclusion of the Special Session Friday.