Louisiana Health Insurance premiums

September 26, 2013

Thursday, Sept. 26

Health insurance policy costs explained; Corporate tax credits, refunds and deductions are greater than collections; Higher education leaders demand stable funding; Online charter schools failing; and Baton Rouge Area Chamber defends Common Core. $455.7 million – The total cut in state support for higher education since last year, a 46.5 percent decrease from 2012. (Source: Nola.com)
September 25, 2013

Wednesday, Sept. 25

New report shows costs of Obamacare insurance premiums; States ponder costs, benefits of film incentives; Shifting college financial aid away from needy harms states; and Louisiana needs to stick with Common Core standards: Editorial. 20.3 – The average ACT composite score for Louisiana public and nonpublic students in 2012, compared to a national average of 21.1 (Source: Board of Elementary and Secondary Education)