COVID-19

July 2, 2020

Letter: Veto counterproductive eligibility checks on Medicaid patients

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June 24, 2020

Louisiana leaders urge attorney general to save state’s healthcare

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June 23, 2020

New Tax Breaks Would Worsen Louisiana’s Revenue Shortfalls

The Louisiana Legislature is considering several proposals to cut taxes or expand existing tax breaks during its current special session. All of these bills are aimed at businesses, and were filed based on recommendations from a task force consisting mostly of corporations and their lobbyists. Read more...

June 17, 2020

Race, unemployment and COVID-19 in Louisiana

Working people of color have been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 crisis. Black and Hispanic people are more likely to work in front-line industries such as childcare and retail sales where infections are most prevalent. They also are more likely to have been laid off during the current recession. Read more...