Rep. Tony Ligi made every effort to pass legislation that would allow for greater public scrutiny of collective bargaining agreements between union officials and government agencies. His efforts fell short this time around but they have attracted national attention and will be revisited in Louisiana.
Don Briggs: It is a simple fact that shale gas resources in the U.S. are real and abundant, and natural gas production in the U.S. is at an all-time high.
A new Cato Institute paper highlights the need for models that punish poor performance and reward good. Andrew Coulson assesses the relationship between philanthropic grants and academic performance in Charter schools.
Due to a scheduled larger share of offshore oil and gas revenues from the federal government, some lawmakers anticipate future surpluses.
New report gives Louisiana an “F” for human capital – a measure of the labor force’s education and skills – for a third year in a row.