May 21, 2020

LBP Senate testimony HB 118

May 21, 2020

To the Members of the Senate Finance Committee, 

My name is Jan Moller, and I’m the executive director of the Louisiana Budget Project, a nonprofit policy research and advocacy organization focused on lifting up low- and moderate-income families. Read more...

May 19, 2020

Separate and unequal: Students’ access to technology in the time of coronavirus

Public education is supposed to be society’s great equalizer; the engine that provides the opportunity for all children, regardless of their race or zip code, to reach their full potential. But years of racism and disinvestment in public schools has left many students of color attending under-resourced, functionally segregated and poor-performing public schools. Read more...

May 15, 2020

Guest column: Louisiana’s underlying condition in coronavirus pandemic? Racism

May 14, 2020

An Unequal Relationship: Race and COVID 19