Guest columnists

October 16, 2012

How does the state’s tax climate stack up nationally?

The Tax Foundation has released its 2013 State Business Tax Climate Index. It ranks Louisiana in the bottom half of states at 32nd (the lower the […]
October 23, 2012

A Fundamental Right

This November, I am proud to join the National Rifle Association in support of Amendment 2 to the Louisiana Constitution to protect the gun rights of […]
October 23, 2012

A Watershed Moment for LSU

In early 2005, a leading private health care system in our state published an assessment of Louisiana’s health care safety-net system, the LSU public hospitals. That […]
October 23, 2012

Spending: A bipartisan obsession

If you engage with government long enough, as I have, it is hard not to become cynical. Then again, cynics often see an unfiltered version of […]