Thu June 18, 2015

Louisiana business lobby leader criticizes new state budget

Stephen Waguespack, president of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry.

Louisiana lawmakers and business owners are gathering in Bossier City today to be debriefed on the 2015 state legislative session that ended one week ago.

Stephen Waguespack, the president of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry, will give his views on how the state’s new budget will impact the economy. Area chambers of commerce are hosting today’s summit. Waguespack is worried about how new tax policies will impact businesses, from mom-and-pop establishments to large corporations that have set up shop in Louisiana.

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Thu April 19, 2012

What Was I Thinking with Brian O'Nuanain 4/19/2012

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain is a bit perplexed by democracy and wonders if some of the thorny issues we vote on might be too complex for the average voter to make an informed decision.