Who is Russ Wise?
Russ Wise is a civic and community leader who has been working for education reform for more than a decade as a member of the St. John Parish School Board.
Russ is running for the Louisiana House of Representatives and believes that a quality education for every person is the key to Louisiana's future. A resident of LaPlace for the past 28 years and a volunteer with numerous organizations serving the River Parishes, Russ is privileged to know and work with its citizens.
Monthly Archives: September 2011
Cut hundreds of millions out of crucial things like Education and then pay $2 million in bonuses to state workers? And that doesn’t even count the unclassified workers, the appointees and other highest paid. Is this the Legislature you want? … Continue reading
The “Wise Student Savings Account Program” was featured in the Times-Picayune on Sunday, September 11th! This is a great opportunity for students, who will have their initial investment of $10 tripled to $30—Russ and either the Louisiana Federal Credit Union … Continue reading
Below is what happens when you cut $500 million out of Louisiana’s education budget—possible bankruptcy, layoffs and cutting students short. This is just another reason as to why Russ Wise needs to be elected this October and go to Baton … Continue reading
Second Annual Wise Student Savings Account Program Launched St. John the Baptist Students Triple Money through First-of-its-Kind Savings Account (Reserve, LA.) – The rush is on for 200 local students to be given free money through a one-of-a-kind savings … Continue reading