2016 Regular Session

June 6, 2016

Louisiana Budget Project statement on the end of the regular session:

The current version of the budget is far from perfect.
May 24, 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

TOPS is key bargaining chip; Sanctuary bill torpedoed in Senate; Inflation hits the poor harder; and “Ban the box” in college admissions
April 22, 2016

Friday, April 22, 2016

Encouraging work among SNAP recipients; “Sanctuary cities” bill approved by House panel; Mass incarceration doesn’t pay; and States helped by tax increases
March 23, 2016

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Medicaid expansion saves money; New governor, new priorities; Corporate tax collections still in the red; and U.S. House calls for even more cuts to SNAP