"We now know what Gov. (Bobby) Jindal has been hiding about his tax proposal for all those months — it is the largest middle class tax increase in state history." — Rep. John Bel Edwards, D-Amite, chairman of the Louisiana House Democratic caucus. Bel Edwards already has announced his intention to seek the governorship in 2015.
"We are not presenting to you today a plan etched in stone." — Gov. Bobby Jindal.
"In stone? The plan is not even on an Etch-A-Sketch." — Frequent Jindal critic C.B. Forgotston.