March 29, 2021

Commission: Dedicate La. sports betting revenue to early childhood education

By: David Jacobs | The Center Square Louisiana lawmakers should dedicate all of the tax proceeds from legal sports betting to early childhood education, a state commission […]
March 26, 2021

K-12 Education Sees Huge Influx of Federal Recovery Funds

It’s almost hard to comprehend, but from April of 2020 to today the federal government has earmarked roughly $4.6 billion to K-12 education in Louisiana as […]
March 26, 2021

Push for state gasoline tax hike scrapped due to federal windfall

By Stephanie Riegel Rep. Jack McFarland, R-Winnfield, has dropped his plans to file a gasoline tax increase during the upcoming legislative session due, in large part, to […]
March 26, 2021

Other Views: Tax changes are never easy

By Jim Beam | American Press Louisiana’s legislative leaders have finally decided to tackle two of the toughest tax reform issues that have made the state […]