More Coastal Restoration Funding On The Way

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 7:23pm

More funding to help restore Louisiana's coastline is one step closer to becoming a reality.

The Senate Finance Committee approved a bill that would use BP dollars to help pay for its recovery.

Right now that money is coming from state mineral leases.

If the Constitutional Amendment makes it through the Legislature voters will have to approve it during a statewide election.

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