HB-1 Passes House

Courtesy: La. House of Representatives

LA. LEGISLATIVE NEWS - In what may be considered a sign of progress …Louisiana’s House of Representatives approved a spending plan last night to address the looming “fiscal cliff”, that is when the temporary 1 cent sales tax expires June 30th.  But the House plan falls well short of filling the estimated $650 million dollar budget  shortfall.. as  it  raises  $400 million dollars in additional revenue… which means cuts will still be needed to make up the