- 2023 - Received a 100% Pro-Life Voting Record with Louisiana Right to Life as a State Legislator and answered the Louisiana Right to Life Questionnaire 100% Pro-Life.
- Introduced HB263 (2023) to add to the definition of "manufacturer" and authorizes manufacturers and microdistillers to perform certain acts in the same manner as wine producers
- Introduced HB425 (2023) to create the Acadiana Watershed District and provides for its boundaries, purpose, governance, authority to levy taxes within the district, and relation to other public entities related to watershed management
- Introduced HB452 (2023) to establish a state tax credit for the development of certain housing projects that qualify for federal affordable housing tax credits
- Introduced HB625 (2023) to exempt steam, water, electric power or energy, natural gas, and other energy sources used in the generation of electricity by certain regulated utilities from the 2% levy of the state's composite sales and use tax
- Introduced HB647 (2023) to add definitions for distilling, manufacturing distiller, and manufacturing distillery and authorizes manufacturing distillers to perform certain acts in the same manner as wine producers
- Introduced HB157 (2022) to add integrated coastal projects, projects listed in the comprehensive master coastal protection plan, and levee or drainage projects carried out by any governmental entity to the list of interests affecting immovable property that do not terminate when title is acquired through tax sale
- Introduced HB881 (2022) to provide that if the Louisiana Insurance Guaranty Association fails to make payment on a claim or a written offer to settle within 30 days of receiving satisfactory proof of loss and such failure is found to be arbitrary, capricious, or without probable cause, the association shall be subject to certain penalties
Jamie Pope contributed (greatly) to this article. Governor Edwards vetoed thirty-one (31) bills in the 2021 regular session. There are two that have garnered most of the attention. However, as we'll outline below, a large number of these vetoes kill very good...