Louisiana teachers

September 1, 2016

Sept. 1: State considering short-term loan

With cash reserves depleted, Louisiana is looking at loan proposals from private banks in order to pay its bills. It’s not unusual for the state to face discrepancies between revenue and costs at certain points in the year.
June 3, 2016

Tuition authority shifts to university boards

Louisiana’s university leaders would have new authority to set tuition rates if voters give their approval. If voters approve the change, it would likely signal the end of an era for public colleges and universities.
October 1, 2015

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Thousands of Louisianans to lose food benefits; Office of Group Benefits in better financial shape; Louisiana one of the worst states for teachers and; Debate day
January 28, 2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

WISE Fund on the chopping block; Budget cuts hit “red” states the hardest; Teachers retirement plan gets poor review; Job numbers up; and Sasol delays decision on massive industrial project