Resources

December 15, 2020

District Fact Sheets

To promote a better understanding of safety-net policies, and its impact on families across the state, the Louisiana Budget Project has developed fact sheets with detailed data for every state House and Senate district.  The fact sheets include information about income, education levels and racial breakdown of each district, and the use of various federal and state programs such as TOPS, GO Grants and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.Read more...

October 13, 2020

Changing the Charter: A Guide to the 2020 Constitutional Amendments

Louisiana voters will decide on seven amendments to the state constitution in the November 2020 elections, along with an eighth ballot measure that deals with the legalization of sports gambling. While most of these measures will have little effect on the day-to-day lives of most citizens, two amendments have the potential to inflict long-term damage on the ability of state and local governments to provide basic services. Read more...

October 12, 2020

Number of uninsured children in Louisiana grew at historic rate

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September 18, 2020

Census 2020: Poverty in Louisiana

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