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
The Pelican Institute's transparency site is shining light on generous overtime pay for state employees, and a local news channel has latched onto the finding.
As fiscal pressure dominates political debates across the nation, Louisianians can now see all state employee salaries at the click of a button.