Tea Party Groups Support Governor Jindal’s Anti-tax stance
Applaud HB 591 Veto
Baton Rouge, La. – This week, the Louisiana Tea Party Federation, along with a number of supporting conservative groups from around the state stand with Governor Jindal in supporting the veto of HB 591.
In an online petition released Monday, the Louisiana Tea Party Federation called upon Governor Jindal “to remain strong and veto all bills that constitute a new tax or tax increase.”
In vetoing HB 591, Governor Jindal did just that.
Robin Edwards, coordinator for the Federation said, “Following Governor Jindal’s veto of HB 591, we now call upon our state legislators to stand with him.”
The Louisiana Tea Party Federation and its member groups side with Governor Jindal in viewing HB 591 as a tax increase.