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Unformatted text preview: a. commissioner of insurance 6. agriculture and forestry a. commissioner of agriculture 7. public service—5 districts a. public service commissioner 8. education a. board of elementary and secondary education 9. civil service a. civil service commissioner C. Politics a. La can only have 20 departments in order to stay organized b. In order to be able to create department urban comm. Affairs Parish Government A. overview a. purpose---designed strictly to not be political. Designed to administer programs. Not to decided things. Like ok we are going to put a road here, you guys find the right spot to put it in. i. as government grew the notion of what parish government found themselves making political decisions. ii. the state was not at fault for this, the people in the parishes tend to not want to not make another level of government....
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2009 for the course POLI 2056 taught by Professor Parent during the Spring '09 term at LSU.
- Spring '09