fuel tax

October 21, 2016

Oct. 21: Paying for roads

A state tax on gasoline is the primary source of funding for Louisiana’s crumbling roads and bridges, which face a nearly $13 billion backlog of needed repairs and upgrades.
September 22, 2016

Sept. 22: UMC strikes deal with state

A reworked agreement between state government and University Medical Center in New Orleans calls for the flagship teaching hospital to provide additional mental health services as well as charity care for those who still lack health coverage.