Dan Fagan: Stop crying wolf over failure to raise taxes; Edwards to blame for this fiasco

There’s a great line in the movie “Tommy Boy” where Chris Farley breaks the door of David Spade’s car. Spade, unaware of this, opens the door, and it falls off, to which Farley asks, “What’d you do?” This scene perfectly illustrates Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards’ reaction to his epic fail of a special session.

Edwards described the special session that abruptly ended Monday void of any result as a “spectacular failure of leadership from House Republicans. “But the truth is, the failure of the special session belongs to Edwards and Edwards alone.

“Unfortunately because of some obstructionists in the House, the Legislature has failed those students, failed those parents, failed that single mom, and countless others across the state of Louisiana,” said Edwards…


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