We need boots on the ground to DEFEND LOUISIANA! Our energy economy and jobs are under attack. Join us in giving greedy trial lawyers the boot!
As the lawsuits soar, jobs and opportunity disappear.
A few money grabbing trial lawyers are abusing the legal system and severely damaging Louisiana. These unfair and outlandish lawsuits are hurting our economy, families and communities. The trial lawyers are making millions, and Louisiana is paying the price.
The energy sector is the economic engine in our state and we must defend it at all costs. Give ‘Em The Boot was founded to protect Louisiana from the unfair lawsuits that threaten our way of life.
Join us to help give the greedy trial lawyers the boot!
$1.5 billion in wages lost from oil & gas jobs.
Trial lawyers teach others how to "farm" these money-making suits for easy money.
Decreased tax revenues to fund our schools, hospitals and roads.
As the number of lawsuits soars, the rig count plummets.
2006: 106 suits = 39 rigs
2013: 342 suits = 14 rigs
Louisiana lost 30,000 oil and gas jobs.
3,000 different companies and individuals have been sued.
14% of Louisiana's tax revenue is generated from the oil and gas industry. Losing that revenue will damage the construction and maintenance of our entire public system. Our state will suffer devastating consequences as the tax revenues generated by the oil industry disappear.