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January 25, 2017

Jan. 25: Edwards proposes school funding freeze

An education adviser to Gov. John Bel Edwards provided insight into one way the governor will look to achieve balance in his Executive Budget to be released next month: a funding freeze for the state’s K-12 schools.
November 3, 2016

Nov. 3: Tax recommendations are a starting point

The recommendations from the Task Force on Structural Changes in Budget and Tax Policy are a solid starting point for creating a 21st Century tax system that puts Louisiana’s budget on a more stable and sustainable course.