That's a quote from Treasurer Kennedy, taken from an excellent Times-Picayune piece by James Gill.
If you didn't catch Gill's column on Wednesday, you should give it a read. It's right on the money:
It would also be foolhardy to expect LSU, Jindal or New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu to admit they were wrong. Sure enough, it's damn HUD and full speed ahead, Jindal and Landrieu have declared.