Louisiana incarceration reform

September 3, 2015

Thursday, September 3, 2015

State of Working Louisiana 2015; Two strategies for poverty reduction; Bail reform in Ascension Parish and; Treatment, not incarceration, for people with mental illness
March 26, 2015

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Holes in the health care budget; Sentencing reform could save money; How Poor are the Poor?; State income tax cuts not yielding benefits and; Medical facilities in danger if states refuse Medicaid expansion
December 9, 2014

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

The conservative case for early childhood programs; Administration says budget savings are on track; Film panel looks at tax withholding; and Treatment, not incarceration
June 13, 2014

Friday, June 13, 2014

Schools don’t have resources for Common Core test, teachers say; What’s the matter with Kansas?; Health care reform may help reduce recidivism; Bob Mann: Budgets are a statement of priorities; and Nation's largest Protestant denomination calls for payday loan reform. $17,486 — the average annual cost of housing a prisoner in Louisiana, the state with the highest incarceration rate in the nation (Source: Times-Picayune)