TigerintheNO LSU Fan New Orleans Member since Jan 2004 21403 posts
House passed bill to forgive Katrina loans (Posted on 3/21/13 at 2:43 pm)
quote: The House gave final congressional approval Thursday (March 21) to a spending bill that could lead to forgiveness of outstanding federal disaster loans from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita for Metro New Orleans school districts, government offices and law enforcement agencies. Nearly, $500 million in loans are outstanding in Louisiana communities. The bill passed 318-109.