The proposed settlement is heralded by some as a major victory, supposedly securing $100 million for the state to use for coastal restoration. In reality, the proposed settlement, if adopted, would yield nowhere near $100 million and divert much of the money it did raise to unrelated government spending. Two key flaws undermine the settlement’s...View Report
The renowned economist Arthur Laffer has released a study on the economic impact of Obama’s health care proposals. Well worth your time. And stay tuned, as the Pelican Institute will be releasing a version of the report focusing on the economic impact on Louisiana.