Committee of 100 for Economic Development

January 5, 2018

Solving the fiscal cliff requires compromise

Gov. John Bel Edwards has said time and again that he is flexible and willing to negotiate on potential solutions to the state’s $1.5 billion fiscal shortfall.

Number of the Day

151 - Baton Rouge’s rank on the list of Best Places to Find a Job in 2018, out of 182 U.S. cities. New Orleans ranks 177 and Shreveport took the last spot at 182.  (Source: WalletHub)