"You can get any legislator to vote for anything if you buy him a big enough steak” is said to be an old saying in Louisiana. However, the bribe of a “big enough steak” seems to indicate that the saying also applies to Texas.
Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN)
A hurricane of conservative ideas is helping to rebuild Louisiana
By KATHERINE KERSTEN, Star Tribune
Last update: September 2, 2008 - 7:54 AM
“There’s an old saying in Louisiana—‘You can get any legislator to vote for anything if you buy him a big enough steak,’” says Wilfong, who ticks off a long list of former officials now in federal prison.
Texas (Lone Star State Dictionary) • (0) Comments • Saturday, September 06, 2008 • Permalink