Louisiana oil and gas

February 22, 2017

Deal or no deal?

As the clock ticks down on the special legislative session, lawmakers in the House and Senate have a tentative agreement.
September 23, 2016

Sept. 23: Advice on TOPS

Restructuring TOPS - the state’s merit-based college scholarship program - so that low-income students get larger awards than middle and upper-income students can help to save the program, and make college more attractive for students who might not otherwise attend because of financial concerns.
May 9, 2016

Monday, May 9, 2016

Insult to injury for uninsured drivers; Food stamp data to aid Medicaid sign-up; High stakes for higher education and; Energy bust hits downtown Shreveport
February 18, 2016

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Busting budget myths; Higher ed funding: academics vs athletics; Social services “stretched too thin” facing more cuts and; Oil producers in “survival mode”