This year, disturbing reports of increased crime have dominated the news, both in Louisiana and nationally. Crime is a serious issue that demands thoughtful solutions to deter criminal behavior and promote public safety. They should be guided by data and evidence, not anecdotes. That’s why Pelican set out to review and better understand the underlying...View Report
Fergus Hodgson provides an overview of tax policy changes within the current legislative session.
Pelican President, Kevin Kane, advocates cost-saving approaches adopted successfully by other states.
The Pelican Institute's latest research compares Louisiana's pension crisis Wisconsin's. Despite less coverage, Louisiana's situation is far worse, and Bobby Jindal's plan is nowhere near enough to make a dent in the unfunded liabilities.
As fiscal pressure dominates political debates across the nation, Louisianians can now see all state employee salaries at the click of a button.