State spending Web site would be big
What does this mean for you, a resident of Lincoln Parish?
In a perfect world, it will mean that an easily understandable resource will be accessible to you from the comfort and convenience of your home computer.
It will be a resource to show you the details of how state government operates, where the tax dollars that you so dutifully pay to the state end up, and how Lincoln Parish fits into the equation.
Rep. Hollis Downs has said that Lincoln Parish is a net tax recipient, not a net tax payer, and in large part that is likely because of the two state universities domiciled here.