Recall Bobby Jindal!

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Bobby Jindal approved a law to spend OUR tax dollars...:

Bobby Jindal approved a law to spend OUR tax dollars...

on tuition at private schools and corporate-run charter schools throughout the state.:

on tuition at private schools and corporate-run charter schools throughout the state.

These public funds will vanish from our parish schools.:

These public funds will vanish from our parish schools.

Bobby Jindal believes that florists, auctioneers, and horse jockeys should be licensed...:

Bobby Jindal believes that florists, auctioneers, and horse jockeys should be licensed...

but he requires no licensing or certification for charter school teachers.:

but he requires no licensing or certification for charter school teachers.

Bobby Jindal doesn’t mind that private and charter schools can discriminate against special needs children...:

Bobby Jindal doesn’t mind that private and charter schools can discriminate against special needs children...

or any child they do not want to teach.:

o r any child they do not want to teach.

Federal law prohibits public entities from discriminating against individuals with disabilities:

Federal law prohibits public entities from discriminating against individuals with disabilities

but Bobby Jindal will spend OUR tax dollars at schools where children will be subjected to discrimination :

but Bobby Jindal will spend OUR tax dollars at schools where children will be subjected to discrimination

and denial of access to educational services :

and denial of access to educational services

and free appropriate public education for all students:

and free appropriate public education for all students

and appropriate protection in the disciplinary process.:

and appropriate protection in the disciplinary process.

Bobby Jindal will use OUR tax dollars to violate federal law. Source: Tri-Parish Times:

Bobby Jindal will use OUR tax dollars to violate federal law . Source: Tri-Parish Times

More than half the children in Louisiana (400,000+) are eligible for school vouchers :

More than half the children in Louisiana (400,000+) are eligible for school vouchers

but Bobby Jindal has offered only about 5,000 seats...:

but Bobby Jindal has offered only about 5,000 seats...

many in tiny church schools that don’t have enough desks or facilities or teachers. Source: Diane Ravitch.net:

many in tiny church schools that don’t have enough desks or facilities or teachers. Source: Diane Ravitch.net

Corporations will collect a commission for every student who enrolls in a privately-run school.:

Corporations will collect a commission for every student who enrolls in a privately-run school.

Charter schools can close at any time, for any reason, without notifying students or parents...:

Charter schools can close at any time, for any reason, without notifying students or parents...

but parents are still obligated to educate their children.:

but parents are still obligated to educate their children.

What would you do if your child’s school suddenly went out of business?:

What would you do if your child’s school suddenly went out of business?

Bobby Jindal will take money for vouchers and charter schools from the minimum funding allocated for public schools. :

Bobby Jindal will take money for vouchers and charter schools from the minimum funding allocated for public schools.

That means our public schools will have less money, more crowded classes, and severe budget cuts.:

That means our public schools will have less money, more crowded classes, and severe budget cuts.

Bobby Jindal created a “parent trigger” to give parents the right to choose the best schools for their children.:

Bobby Jindal created a “parent trigger” to give parents the right to choose the best schools for their children.

This “parent trigger” encourages the creation of more for-profit charter schools...:

This “parent trigger” encourages the creation of more for-profit charter schools...

and will leave taxpayers and students with more neglected, underfunded public schools.:

and will leave taxpayers and students with more neglected, underfunded public schools .

Bobby Jindal accepts substantial contributions from charter school corporations...:

Bobby Jindal accepts substantial contributions from charter school corporations...

and from ALEC (the American Legislative Exchange Council).:

and from ALEC (the American Legislative Exchange Council).

ALEC reported to the IRS that it does not engage in lobbying activities...:

ALEC reported to the IRS that it does not engage in lobbying activities...

but ALEC publicly boasts that it has helped write and enact at least 1,000 pieces of legislation- including charter school voucher laws.:

but ALEC publicly boasts that it has helped write and enact at least 1,000 pieces of legislation- including charter school voucher laws.

Bobby Jindal cut $615.3 million from Louisiana’s public colleges and universities.:

Bobby Jindal cut $615.3 million from Louisiana’s public colleges and universities .

That’s a 41.7% reduction in funding for higher education.:

That’s a 41.7% reduction in funding for higher education.

Louisiana colleges have increased student tuition and fees by $408.3 million to fill these budget shortfalls. Source: The News Star:

Louisiana colleges have increased student tuition and fees by $408.3 million to fill these budget shortfalls. Source: The News Star

Over 30 parish school boards and thousands of teachers are suing Bobby Jindal.:

Over 30 parish school boards and thousands of teachers are suing Bobby Jindal.

Bobby Jindal has signed a $1,449,000.00 contract with a Washington, D.C. law firm to defend his actions. Source: Tri-Parish Times:

Bobby Jindal has signed a $1,449,000.00 contract with a Washington, D.C. law firm to defend his actions. Source: Tri-Parish Times

OUR tax dollars will pay his legal fees.:

OUR tax dollars will pay his legal fees.

Bobby Jindal is dismantling public education.:

Bobby Jindal is dismantling public education.

True Conservatives don’t destroy democratic institutions.:

True Conservatives don’t destroy democratic institutions.

True Conservatives take well-planned steps to fix what is broken – they don’t destroy entire institutions. Source: Diane Ravitch.net:

True Conservatives take well-planned steps to fix what is broken – they don’t destroy entire institutions. Source: Diane Ravitch.net

Bobby Jindal’s education reform is not pro-conservative. It’s anti-democracy. :

Bobby Jindal’s education reform is not pro-conservative. It’s anti-democracy.

Bobby Jindal wants to limit OUR access to affordable health care.:

Bobby Jindal wants to limit OUR access to affordable health care.

“The Supreme Court has spoken. The Congress has spoken. The President has spoken...:

“The Supreme Court has spoken. The Congress has spoken. The President has spoken...

...(universal health care) could work because it did work in Massachusetts with 98% of people covered.”:

...(universal health care) could work because it did work in Massachusetts with 98% of people covered.”

Governor Howard Dean said that about OUR Constitutional right to affordable health care.:

Governor Howard Dean said that about OUR Constitutional right to affordable health care.

Bobby Jindal said this about OUR Constitutional right to health care::

Bobby Jindal said this about OUR Constitutional right to health care:

“Mardi Gras is great for Louisiana. May not work as well in Vermont or other states. The reality is what works in Massachusetts may not be appropriate to another state.” :

“Mardi Gras is great for Louisiana. May not work as well in Vermont or other states. The reality is what works in Massachusetts may not be appropriate to another state.”

His interviewer responded: “You're really comparing Mardi Gras to universal health insurance??” Source: Meet the Press - July 1, 2012:

His interviewer responded: “You're really comparing Mardi Gras to universal health insurance??” Source: Meet the Press - July 1, 2012

Bobby Jindal rejected a $1 million grant from the federal government to set up a health insurance exchange in 2011. Source: Nola.com - March 23, 2011:

Bobby Jindal rejected a $1 million grant from the federal government to set up a health insurance exchange in 2011. Source: Nola.com - March 23, 2011

Then, Bobby Jindal hired a private sector for-profit health care delivery system for the poor called “Bayou Health.”:

Then, Bobby Jindal hired a private sector for-profit health care delivery system for the poor called “Bayou Health.”

On July 1, 2012, Governor Howard Dean said::

On July 1, 2012, Governor Howard Dean said:

“(Louisiana is) 48th in the country in terms of child poverty, 48th in the country in terms of premature death, 48th in the country in terms of industrial accidents and so forth.  :

“(Louisiana is) 48th in the country in terms of child poverty, 48th in the country in terms of premature death, 48th in the country in terms of industrial accidents and so forth.

Just by expanding Medicaid alone, by accepting the president's Medicaid expansion, 340,000 out of those 860,000 uninsured people get covered.”:

Just by expanding Medicaid alone, by accepting the president's Medicaid expansion, 340,000 out of those 860,000 uninsured people get covered.”

Bobby Jindal said, “We can't afford another entitlement program. We're going to have more people in the cart rather than pulling the cart.” Source: Meet the Press - July 1, 2012:

Bobby Jindal said, “We can't afford another entitlement program. We're going to have more people in the cart rather than pulling the cart.” Source: Meet the Press - July 1, 2012

Bobby Jindal said that about US – the people of the State of Louisiana.:

Bobby Jindal said that about US – the people of the State of Louisiana.

“Bobby Jindal and his family live in a three-story mansion paid for by the state.:

“Bobby Jindal and his family live in a three-story mansion paid for by the state.

He eats free, his laundry is free, he has servants and bodyguards and chauffeurs and free travel. :

He eats free, his laundry is free, he has servants and bodyguards and chauffeurs and free travel.

Bobby Jindal and his family have access to state-subsidized health care...:

Bobby Jindal and his family have access to state-subsidized health care...

yet he denies health care for hundreds of thousands of Louisiana residents who cannot afford it.” Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell said this.:

yet he denies health care for hundreds of thousands of Louisiana residents who cannot afford it.” Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell said this.

Eleven high-ranking government officials have been fired or forced to resign after disagreeing with Bobby Jindal. Source: TheTownTalk.com:

Eleven high-ranking government officials have been fired or forced to resign after disagreeing with Bobby Jindal. Source: TheTownTalk.com

Would you do that to YOUR employees?:

Would you do that to YOUR employees?

Bobby Jindal blamed state employees when their pension funds dried up.:

Bobby Jindal blamed state employees when their pension funds dried up.

Bobby Jindal didn’t tell us that those retirement funds were invested in incredibly risky private markets by politicians and banking lobbyists...:

Bobby Jindal didn’t tell us that those retirement funds were invested in incredibly risky private markets by politicians and banking lobbyists...

all in the name of deregulation.:

all in the name of deregulation.

Now, Bobby Jindal says our public servants are a prime example of a bloated bureaucracy. That’s not only unfair; it's also untrue.:

Now, Bobby Jindal says our public servants are a prime example of a bloated bureaucracy. That’s not only unfair; it's also untrue.

Bobby Jindal gave significant campaign donations to state legislators who agree with his radical political views.:

Bobby Jindal gave significant campaign donations to state legislators who agree with his radical political views.

Bobby Jindal eliminated all state funding to public libraries.:

Bobby Jindal eliminated all state funding to public libraries.

Bobby Jindal forfeited an $8 million federal grant to bring internet service to rural Louisiana towns.:

Bobby Jindal forfeited an $8 million federal grant to bring internet service to rural Louisiana towns .

Bobby Jindal taxes hundreds of locally-owned small businesses...:

Bobby Jindal taxes hundreds of locally-owned small businesses...

but gives away billions of dollars in tax breaks to huge corporations like Wal-Mart and Exxon Mobil. Source: http://www.rev.state.la.us/forms/publications/TEB%282011%29.pdf:

but gives away billions of dollars in tax breaks to huge corporations like Wal-Mart and Exxon Mobil. Source: http://www.rev.state.la.us/forms/publications/TEB%282011%29.pdf

Former State Representative Vic Stelly stated: "They're giving away the store.":

Former State Representative Vic Stelly stated: "They're giving away the store."

Bobby Jindal has used the U.S. economic downturn as an opportunity to justify crippling state budget cuts...:

Bobby Jindal has used the U.S. economic downturn as an opportunity to justify crippling state budget cuts...

and privatizing government programs and services.:

and privatizing government programs and services.

Yet he brags: “Since I've been governor, our per capita income has gone up over $2,000.” Source: Meet the Press – July 1, 2012:

Yet he brags: “Since I've been governor, our per capita income has gone up over $2,000.” Source: Meet the Press – July 1, 2012

Bobby Jindal also brags about Louisiana's relatively "low" unemployment rate. :

Bobby Jindal also brags about Louisiana's relatively "low" unemployment rate.

That just doesn’t make sense.:

That just doesn’t make sense.

Either Louisiana is thriving under Bobby Jindal’s leadership, or we are suffering the worst financial crisis in history.:

Either Louisiana is thriving under Bobby Jindal’s leadership, or we are suffering the worst financial crisis in history.

You can’t have it both ways, Mr. Jindal.:

You can’t have it both ways, Mr. Jindal.

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Bobby Jindal is building his own future... not ours.

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