Louisiana Charity Hospitals

September 8, 2016

Sept. 8: Colleges on the brink

Four Louisiana universities are in poor financial health and have been placed on a “fiscal watch” by the state Board of Regents. All public universities in Louisiana were graded on a 0-5 scale. Faring the worst were Southern University at New Orleans, Louisiana State University Health Sciences-Shreveport, Grambling State University and Southern University at Shreveport.
April 18, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2016

State hospital deals face scrutiny; Edwards: Put aside partisanship to avoid painful cuts; “Tax exclusions” drain millions and benefit the well-connected and; The public defender crisis (cont…)
March 30, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Hospital partnerships are in peril; Budget hearings unravel mysteries; LSU Board of Supervisors tries to grow a spine and; “Small move on reform”
October 30, 2013

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Feds, Kennedy question hospital privatization deals; Momentum for flood insurance fix; Congress begins Farm Bill negotiations Wednesday; Do we invest in preschools or prisons? And New school grading policy prompts concerns about school performance. 29,100 – The number of Louisiana veterans receiving food stamp benefits in Louisiana (Source: CBPP)