Unemployment heat rising
Louisiana issues are threatening his base. The people who elected him are slowly turning against our young governor as he makes decisions that seem to be at odds with what could most help those in need now.
He recently rejected nearly $100 million in federal stimulus for unemployment benefits extension in what can be described as an ideological move to support conservative ideals. He believes that mandated changes to state unemployment laws that would come with the infusion of federal cash are bad.