"Well, here we are today. Term limits suck." - Rep. Austin Badon, D-New Orleans, opening his farewell speech..— Emily Lane (@emilymlane) June 10, 2015
The last week of the session has been frequently interrupted by little goodbye speeches and congratulatory back slapping for and from departing members. Which is all kind of strange to watch in the middle of a budget crisis. Most of these would be unnecessary if everyone could have run for reelection.