Just before he quit, the man whom Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal hand-picked to privatize the state employee health insurance fund was absolutely grilled by state senators trying to find out more about a report prepared for the Jindal administration about the privatization plan that it has so far refused to release.
Wednesday a Senate committee has subpoenaed the report that Jindal is so eager to keep under wraps and demanded it be released within 24 hours. TPM has a public records request in for the report, as well. We’ll keep you posted.
David Kurtz is Managing Editor and Washington Bureau Chief of Talking Points Memo where he oversees the news operations of TPM and its sister sites.