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State Treasurer John Kennedy delivers the LAGOP response to Go...
Tonight, Governor John Bel Edwards outlined his proposals to raise taxes on Louisiana families and businesses through the use of scare tactics designed to strong arm the Republican-led Legislature into voting with him. Louisiana Treasurer John Kennedy delivered the LAGOP response and outlined six of four hundred proposals to fix the budget that would not require raising taxes. Treasurer Kennedy gets it. The Republican Party of Louisiana gets it. Sadly, the Governor doesn't seem to want to listen. "Like" & "Share" if you agree with Treasurer Kennedy that the Governor's tax increases will be disastrous for Louisiana. Together, let's tell Governor Edwards to #KeepYourWord to NOT raise taxes. #LAGov #LALEGE #LAGOP #LABudget #TaxesPosted by Republican Party of Louisiana (LAGOP) on Thursday, February 11, 2016
State Treasurer John Kennedy had a biting joke for the Baton Rouge Rotary Club during his speech to the group on the state budget on Wednesday (July 8). "What's orange and sleeps six?" Kennedy asked of the Rotarians.
"A DOTD truck," Kennedy quipped. "Think about that when you're waiting on the bridge."
State Treasurer John Kennedy, a perennial foe of state funds going to unaccountable non-government organizations
State Treasurer John Kennedy, a perennial foe of state funds going to unaccountable non-government organizations (NGOs), is supporting a measure designed to help higher education. He said the bill will direct more federal funds to higher education. Second, it will take control away from NGOs and consultants that are wasting taxpayer money on salaries, luxury cars, vacations and find dining,” Kennedy said.