deferred maintenance

June 25, 2018

Sine Die and a sigh of relief

When the Louisiana House adjourned on Thursday, its members were hopelessly deadlocked over one-tenth of a penny of sales-tax renewal.

Number of the Day

3 - Special sessions of the Louisiana Legislature required to reach a revenue compromise that keeps most state services operating at current levels. (Source: Louisiana Legislature)
March 3, 2017

Criminal justice reforms gain momentum

A broad cross-section of citizens, advocates and government officials have come to a shared conclusion: Louisiana must move away from being the world’s incarceration capital and begin investing in its returning citizens to promote both public safety and a thriving economy.