Eddie Rispone on Jobs
Raising minimum wage would hurt economy, contract jobs
On setting a minimum wage in Louisiana higher than the federal minimum of $7.25 an hour:
Rispone: No. Rispone believes raising the minimum wage in Louisiana would hurt the economy and contract jobs.
Source: The News-Star on 2019 Louisiana Gubernatorial race
, Oct 8, 2019
Lawsuit abuse is killing jobs because of insurance costs
A major issue he's also focused on is trial lawyers and automobile insurance. "Completely being ignored until now. Did you hear anything about that? I'm going to make that so public that we're going to fix it. Then we're going to go after this lawsuit
abuse. It's killing jobs in the logging industry, in the heavy hauling industry and the farmers. They're paying incredible amounts," said Rispone.
Source: KLFY News on 2019 Louisiana Gubernatorial race
, Sep 18, 2019
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