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Think Tank 1010am Walt Leger, Put fewer people in prison
Put fewer people in prison, but restore the funding for prisons? How does Louisiana need the current prison budgets to implement the recomendations of housing fewer prisoners? This hours guest: Walter Leget III - State Representative
Those increased. By about 5% every year he also active account for inflation . And and for the fact of the matter is that it's more expensive now to build a road that it was fourteen
Analysis: Medicaid changes could have sweeping impact in La.
2020. States would gain flexibility over enrollment and benefits. Federal payments would grow with a measure of medical inflation . As part of the House leadership team, U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, the third-ranking House Republican, champions the
Push back against proposed Louisiana gasoline tax hike
gallon of gas they buy. Proponents for increasing the tax say it hasn’t been raised in 30 year and doesn’t account for inflation . But Kay says taxes shouldn’t go up just because they haven’t been increased in a while. “Justification for raising a
Winners and Losers in Trump's First Budget Plan
specifically calls for elimination of a division that focuses on global health. Already, the NIH's budget hasn't kept pace with inflation over the last decade, making it dramatically harder for scientists around the country to win money for research projects
Winners and losers in Trump's first budget plan
specifically calls for elimination of a division that focuses on global health. Already, the NIH's budget hasn't kept pace with inflation over the last decade, making it dramatically harder for scientists around the country to win money for research projects into potential new
Fed hikes key rate for second time in 3 months
said in a statement that a strengthening job market and rising prices had moved it closer to its targets for employment and inflation . The message the Fed is sending is that nearly eight years after the Great Recession ended, the economy no longer needs
Yellen signals the Fed will likely raise rates this month
later this month to reflect a strengthening job market and inflation edging toward the central bank's 2 percent target rate ..... the policymakers will "evaluate whether employment and inflation are continuing to evolve in line with our expectations, in