Articles written by: Jamison Beuerman

How Justice Reinvestment Can Benefit Louisiana
Featured / Justice

How Justice Reinvestment Can Benefit Louisiana

To free up funds, states pass measures that focus their prison beds on serious violent offenders, and reinvest a portion of the savings into evidence-backed prison alternatives.

Why Conservatives Are Embracing Criminal Justice Reform
Budget / Featured / Justice

Why Conservatives Are Embracing Criminal Justice Reform

Our neighbors have paved the way: now Louisiana is positioned to engage in a substantive effort to improve its criminal justice system and to yield the benefits that so many other states are enjoying.

Commentary: Louisiana Announces Online Medical Records Exchange For Health Care Providers
Health Care

Commentary: Louisiana Announces Online Medical Records Exchange For Health Care Providers

The 2009 Stimulus allocated money for states to improve their information technology systems, with the ideal result being enhanced care, readily available patient information, and up-to-speed communication.

Commentary: Jindal’s Budget Cutting Measures Lauded As Successful, Beneficial To Economy
Budget

Commentary: Jindal’s Budget Cutting Measures Lauded As Successful, Beneficial To Economy

Jindal has managed to keep Louisiana’s unemployment rate at 7.1 percent- two points lower than the national average- and avoid raising taxes altogether.

Commentary: Amtrak Illustrates Inefficiency Of Publicly Funded Transportation
Spending / Transportation

Commentary: Amtrak Illustrates Inefficiency Of Publicly Funded Transportation

No viable enterprise would hope to operate at a profit with the extremely inefficient procedures currently used by Amtrak.