Today the Senate approved a twenty five and a half billion dollar budget.
This proposal returned that two hundred and sixty seven million dollars in one time money the house had said no to weeks ago..
Those lawmakers say that move with save Higher Ed and Healthcare from drastic cuts.
These areas are two places Lousiana citizens have rallied to protect.
Higher Ed and Healthcare won't come out unscathed but both will see more than fifty million dollars in cuts if the Senate's budget bill is approved.
The bill is now on its way back to the House.