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Louisiana Public Square - State Contracts 101

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A big push by Governor Jindal has been the privatization of state government operations which he says will save taxpayer money. To accomplish this, the state has contracted with outside providers for professional, personal and consulting services. Currently, Louisiana has nearly 13,000 active contracts - the majority for $50,000 or more.

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Louisiana Public Square - Opiates & The Bayou State

How is Louisiana tackling this serious addiction epidemic?

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Louisiana Public Square - Opiates & The Bayou State

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How serious of a problem is the shortage of public defenders in Louisiana?

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