It’s one of Governor Jindal’s favorite statistics, and one he’s sure to quote in tomorrow night’s debate on CNN: “We’ve actually cut our state budget 26 percent.”
Yet every time Bobby Jindal says it, State Treasurer John Kennedy cringes.
“It does bother me when the Governor says that,” Kennedy states. “It offends me because those aren’t the numbers.”
In fact, Kennedy says, the actual numbers show the opposite.