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Sports
4:15 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Democrats Win One in Tiger Stadium

Republicans and Democrats are all smiles after the Truce for the Troops Bowl in Tiger Stadium.
Credit Kayla Reed

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.


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Economy
12:00 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Economist Says Key to Balancing the Budget is Investment

LSU Professor of Finance, Rajesh Narayanan. (WRKF/Tegan Wendland)

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.

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.


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