Beau Beaullieu

Link to Unconstitutional definition of marriage likely to remain in Louisiana constitution despite rewrite (opens in new window)

Rep. Beau Beaullieu, R-New Iberia, the lawmaker carrying the legislation calling for a constitutional convention, said his conservative colleagues want to leave in the “Defense of Marriage” section just in case the landmark 2015 civil rights case Obergefell v. Hodges, which legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, is overturned.

Source: LA Illuminator

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Legislative Roundup: What Lafayette lawmakers got done in Baton Rouge

Bills passed by Lafayette legislators this session will affect constituents including massage therapists, disabled veterans, postsecondary students with disabilities, teachers called to military duty, bingo players, fishing boat guides, members of the Krewe of Bonaparte and drunken school bus drivers.

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