“I think a special session would simply cost taxpayers dollars that would be better spent on health care and higher education. So, I don’t think there’s a need for a special session,”
–Gov. Piyush Jindal at his condescending best, saying he believes his administration has been providing lawmakers enough information about the budget cutbacks for the LSU Health Care System hospitals and closures of Southeast Louisiana Hospital in Mandeville and J. Levy Dabadie Correctional Center in Pineville as he dismissed the idea of a special session.