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May 11, 2020

LBP testimony on House Bill 105 (State Budget)

To the Members of the House Appropriations 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. Thank you for this opportunity to provide testimony on House Bill 105, the state’s operating budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year. Read more...

May 11, 2020

LBP testimony on HCR 65

May 10, 2020 

To the Members of the House Ways & Means 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 11, 2020

LBP testimony on HCRs 43 & 66

May 9, 2020

To the Members of the House Ways & Means 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 10, 2020

Put people over corporate tax breaks

Louisiana is facing an unprecedented economic crisis, and we all need to do our part. But instead of looking out for front-line workers and their families, the Legislature is proposing more than $1 billion in new tax breaks for corporations. These tax breaks would come at the expense of students, families and workers who need Louisiana’s help now more than ever. Read more...