“We don’t want to spend a lot of floor time fighting over taxes,” said House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan, D-Covington, shown here on March 25. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, )

“We don’t want to spend a lot of floor time fighting over taxes,” said House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan, D-Covington, shown here on March 25. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, )

Democrats are in charge but GOP is helping steer the debate

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