Video: 2017 Special Session Wrapup

Video: 2017 Special Session Wrapup

2017 Special Session Wrapup

Here’s a quick 2017 Special Session Recap. Good news – No new taxes were raised! Have a safe and happy Mardi Gras.

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Interview: Bill Profita and Kevin Gallagher Talk 107.3

Interview: Bill Profita and Kevin Gallagher Talk 107.3

John talks about his new website, StopLouisianaWaste.com, which allows individuals to anonymously report wasteful government spending.

 

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Schroder launches state government waste whistleblower website

Schroder launches state government waste whistleblower website

From Louisiana Radio Network

A new website seeks to reduce wasteful spending in state government. Covington Representative John Schroder launched StopLouisianaWaste.com to allow individuals to anonymously report state government waste.

“You would think at this stage in the game we would have squeezed out all the inefficiencies that exist in Baton Rouge, but that just doesn’t seem to be the case,” Schroder said.

Schroder says given the state’s budget problems, lawmakers have to make sure they’re spending every penny of taxpayer money wisely. He says he will personally investigate …

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Interview: Glen Heckard Talk KLMB 540 AM

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Listen as John discusses the state budget issues and his race for state treasurer.

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The Governor’s special session ‘plan’ to balance the budget isn’t really a plan.

The Governor’s special session ‘plan’ to balance the budget isn’t really a plan.

The Governor’s special session ‘plan’ to balance the budget isn’t really a plan at all.

Over two-thirds of the Governor’s plan ($200 million +) uses one-time money to balance the budget. Once again, the state is spending more money than it takes in and history clearly demonstrates that spending one-time money to camouflage our spending problem is a failed business model that leads to higher taxes. You cannot fix our state’s spending problem by placing the burden on the taxpayers. You cannot tax your way into …

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Advocate: Schroder reveals key players on campaign team for state treasurer’s race

From The Advocate

The battle to become Louisiana’s next state treasurer is starting to take shape, as veteran political operatives begin to line up on teams.
State Rep. John Schroder, a Covington Republican who is the first elected official to throw his hat into the treasurer’s race, on Monday revealed key players on his campaign. He’s assembled a team with representatives from a broad spectrum of previous Republican campaigns, with links to U.S. Sens. Bill Cassidy and John N. Kennedy, former Gov. Bobby Jindal and former U.S. …

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Release: Rep. John Schroder Announces Candidacy For Louisiana Treasurer

Release: Rep. John Schroder Announces Candidacy For Louisiana Treasurer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, January 9, 2017

Rep. John Schroder Announces Candidacy for Louisiana Treasurer

Today, State Representative John Schroder released the following statement:

“I will be a candidate for the office of Louisiana State Treasurer in 2017.

Louisiana has a spending problem, not a revenue problem. We are structurally broken. Irresponsible spending practices are not a new problem for our state and this isn’t the first time I’ve said it. In my first term as a state legislator eight years ago, I quickly recognized that we had fundamental issues with …

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