Ed Ashley

August 9, 2018

Louisiana struggles with food insecurity

One in 4 Louisiana families has a hard time putting food on the table throughout the year - the second highest rate of “food hardship” in the nation, according to the latest data from the Food Research Action Center.

Number of the Day

20.01 cents -  Total state tax on a gallon of gas in Louisiana -  eighth lowest in the nation. (Source: The Tax Foundation)