Candidate Q&A

Biggest surprise to Joe Giarrusso about first year on New Orleans City Council? ‘People lie’

By Jeff Adelson

Source: The Advocate

December 2, 2018

New Orleans City Council members had some surprising answers at a panel discussion hosted by the Bureau of Governmental...

BGR Social at The Shop @ the CAC

November 28, 2018

we hosted a BGR Social at The Shop @ the CAC, where young professionals and New Orleans City Council...

BGR Releases From Answers to Action: Post-Election Policy Making

June 4, 2018

Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases From Answers to Action: Post-Election Policy Making. The report is the latest...

Clancy: Voters need to keep a clear head as candidates get nasty

By Clancy Dubos

Source: WWL-TV

October 10, 2017

Saturday is Election Day, and in virtually every race, candidates are attacking and counter-attacking with a vengeance. It’s ironic...

If the candidates aren’t inspiring voters, maybe voters should inspire the candidates

By Clancy DuBos

Source: Gambit

September 17, 2017

We’re now less than two weeks away from early voting in the New Orleans citywide elections, and so far...

BGR’s New Orleans mayoral candidate survey covers hot topics

By Richard Rainey

Source: | The Times-Picayune

September 14, 2017

Everybody is looking for answers from the crowded field of candidates for the New Orleans mayoral race. The nonprofit...