Posts Tagged ‘Elbert Guillory’

Republican Disputes Over Retirement Legislation Scuttle Reform

Republican Disputes Over Retirement Legislation Scuttle Reform

Policy differences within Louisiana’s Republican Party complicated efforts to pay down the unfunded accrued liabilities (UALs) within the state’s retirement funds. Rep. Kevin Pearson’s (R-Slidell) was defeated in the Senate Retirement Committee on Sunday.

Inter-State Health Care Agreements Set to Negate ObamaCare

Inter-State Health Care Agreements Set to Negate ObamaCare

Sen. Elbert Guillory (D-Opelousas) has introduced a bill that would make possible for Louisiana to join with other states in forming a Health Care Compact (HCC). The idea is to move the responsibility and authority for shaping health care policy back to the states and away from the federal government.