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The money comes from an expected $827 million budget surplus from last year and about $1 billion from this budget year.

Blanco says by calling the special session, it would allow state government to give money back to the people of Louisiana in a targeted manner that would help families, spur the economy and strengthen businesses.

“I look forward to working with our lawmakers in this effort,” Blanco said in her call.

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