September 20, 2016

Sept. 20: Audit: Still no sunshine on tax incentives

Three years after the Louisiana Legislature voted to require more information about the cost and benefits of the state’s various tax break programs, a new report finds that state agencies are doing a poor job of complying with the law.
September 7, 2016

Sept. 7: Tax task force winds down

The panel charged with recommending ways to fix Louisiana’s broken tax structure is nearing the end of its work.
September 1, 2016

Sept. 1: State considering short-term loan

With cash reserves depleted, Louisiana is looking at loan proposals from private banks in order to pay its bills. It’s not unusual for the state to face discrepancies between revenue and costs at certain points in the year.
December 1, 2015

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Minimum wage in the spotlight; Breast cancer screenings on the rise; Blame game over missing millions and; Tax cuts result in sluggish economy