The new year is a time to reflect on the past and resolve to make positive change in the future.
With Louisiana’s budget situation, it’s déjà vu all over again. There has been much talk recently of the approximately $1.5 billion budget shortfall facing Louisiana this year.
Because Louisiana remains mired in budget uncertainty, the state’s recent rounds of improved financial news have gotten little notice, despite the hitting of a few significant milestones.
The stories reporting the death of the Rev. Joseph Brennan characterized him as a “beloved priest” of the Diocese of Lafayette. It is an apt characterization.