Because of lower-than-expected tax collections, Louisiana is facing a large deficit in the coming fiscal year. From where do you think the state should pull extra revenue to bring the budget numbers more in line?

Published 12:15 pm Tuesday, April 13, 2010

c4a84b86-63c0-11e1-8406-001cc4c0325c Cuts should be made to education. 1
c4a84c30-63c0-11e1-8407-001cc4c0325c Cuts should be made to health care. 2
c4a84cb2-63c0-11e1-8408-001cc4c0325c Unnecessary government positions should be eliminated. 47
c4a84d2a-63c0-11e1-8409-001cc4c0325c Additional revenue should be generated through targeted tax increases. 2
c4a84da2-63c0-11e1-840a-001cc4c0325c The state should tap into the Rainy Day Fund. 8