Guest column: State’s budget deficit should not be balanced on the backs of our children

“The governor said he would put Louisiana parents and children first. If these cuts go as planned, our children will get the short end of the stick with their futures lying in the balance. We’ve already been there, done that. We cannot sit futilely by and watch this happen to our children all over again.”

Rev. Tom Watson, chairman of the Louisiana Black Alliance for Educational Options Clergy Coalition

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