Letters to editor

April 10, 2013

LETTER: Raise the state’s tobacco tax

Dear Editor, Our state’s tobacco tax needs to be increased. Louisiana’s tax on cigarettes is only 36 cents per pack while the national average is $1.48. […]
April 10, 2013

Harrison: State facing leadership problem, not fiscal one

Dear Editor, What we have is not a fiscal problem but rather a leadership problem. As we begin the 2013 Regular Legislative Session, we will once […]
April 10, 2013

Letters: Use tax refunds wisely

Dear Editor, We’re currently in the midst of tax season. As people receive their refunds, they’re going to be looking for the best ways to spend […]
April 16, 2013

Reader: Coastal steward award may be misguided

Dear Editor, What a joke. I read that on May 10, the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana will honor Charlotte Randolph with a coastal stewardship award […]