Articles written by: Margaret Mire

Louisiana Tailgating May Cost More This Season
Budget / Featured / Spending / Taxes

Louisiana Tailgating May Cost More This Season

When you head to the store to load up on supplies for tailgating this weekend, you will probably find some of your party necessities cost more than last year.

The Importance of National Employee Freedom Week
Labor

The Importance of National Employee Freedom Week

The mission of NEFW is to inform government workers about their options for obtaining more freedom and flexibility in the workplace. This effort includes the participation of 86 groups located in 39 states around the nation.

How Louisiana’s Occupational Licensing Requirements Reduce Opportunity and Prosperity
Featured / Labor / Poverty

How Louisiana’s Occupational Licensing Requirements Reduce Opportunity and Prosperity

The burden of attaining an occupational license makes it harder for job seekers to enter the workplace. This results in fewer workers, and thus fewer options for consumers, which is the perfect environment for prices to rise.

U.S. Senators Against Free Speech
Energy & Environment / Featured

U.S. Senators Against Free Speech

While reasonable people can disagree on many important issues, we all benefit from a lively public square where facts and opinions can be shared without fear of government recourse.

Report Finds Louisiana’s Fiscal Health “Below Average”
Budget / Featured / Spending / Taxes

Report Finds Louisiana’s Fiscal Health “Below Average”

Louisiana’s fiscal health ranks 33rd best among the states and Puerto Rico, according to a 2016 report by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.