legislature http://wrkf.org en Democrats Win One in Tiger Stadium http://wrkf.org/post/democrats-win-one-tiger-stadium <p>Democratic lawmakers claimed a small victory Sunday. But it wasn’t on the House floor. It was at the first annual Truce for the Troops Bowl.</p><p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 21:15:16 +0000 Kayla Reed 9286 at http://wrkf.org Democrats Win One in Tiger Stadium Economist Says Key to Balancing the Budget is Investment http://wrkf.org/post/economist-says-key-balancing-budget-investment <p><span class="BodyCopy">The senate finance committee has yet to reach a decision on the proposed state budget, which currently includes major cuts to health care and education. </span></p><p class="BodyCopy">WRKF's Tegan Wendland had a conversation with LSU Professor of Finance, Rajesh Narayanan, who says year after year the state has faced major deficits and the future doesn't look too bright - unless there are major changes in the way the state makes investments.</p><p> Wed, 16 May 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Tegan Wendland 2591 at http://wrkf.org Economist Says Key to Balancing the Budget is Investment