Lawmakers fail to pass revenue bills
& Ashley Wolf
LSU Manship School News Service
BATON ROUGE — In a stunning display of mistrust between Republicans and Democrats, the House failed Sunday to agree on any revenue-raising measures, all but killing the special legislative session that was called to deal with a looming $1 billion budget shortfall.
The last of many disagreements over 13 days came over the order of the votes on two bills that were essential to a compromise, and it was clear that neither side trusted the other enough to approve its bill first.
Democrats said they had an agreement