Letters: Work together for state’s good, not against the governor
“Epic failure.” Perhaps Gov. John Bel Edwards was being a little too charitable.
Our Legislature has failed to pass any tax reform measures, a much-needed gasoline tax or even an operating budget. This is at best a failure of legislative leadership.
While the Legislature and legislators get frequent and deserved criticism, we should make the effort to praise those who in contrast have the courage and integrity to try to move our state forward. State Reps. Julie Stokes, Barry Ivey, Gene Reynolds and others, including my own representative, Kenny Havard, brought forth reform initiatives, but to no avail. Some of …