Louisiana predatory loans

March 7, 2014

Friday, March 7, 2014

Times-Picayune endorses tighter restrictions on payday lenders; President’s budget strengthens Louisiana’s Earned Income Tax Credit; Lawmaker proposes constitutional amendment to protect higher education funds; and Moviemakers flock to Louisiana for generous taxpayer subsidies. $28,454,154 – Amount of state general fund dollars committed to corporate subsidies in Gov. Bobby Jindal’s executive budget for 2014-15. (Source: Legislative Fiscal Office)