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Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng Discusses Pandemic, Future Priorities at Breakfast Briefing

December 15, 2020

Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) hosted a virtual Breakfast Briefing featuring Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng....

Gambit Commentary: A note to our readers

By Gambit

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

December 9, 2020

We find ourselves in the uncomfortable, but necessarily so, position of having to start this week’s Commentary with an...

Stephanie Grace: Voters sent LaToya Cantrell a clear message on library tax. She should listen.

By Stephanie Grace

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

December 9, 2020

The voters in Orleans Parish spoke quite clearly Saturday when they rejected three millage proposals that Mayor LaToya Cantrell...

New Orleans voters reject Cantrell’s tax proposals

By WDSU Digital Team

Source: WDSU

December 5, 2020

In Orleans Parish, multiple property tax measures were on the Dec. 5 ballot. New Orleans overwhelmingly rejected Mayor LaToya...

Orleans millage proposals beaten badly despite Cantrell threatening layoffs

By WWL Staff

Source: WWL-TV

December 5, 2020

New Orleans voters roundly defeated all three of Mayor LaToya Cantrell’s tax proposals just days after she had warned...

Voters shoot down all three Cantrell-backed tax proposals

By Michael Isaac Stein

Source: The Lens

December 5, 2020

New Orleans voters on Saturday rejected a package of ballot propositions put forward by Mayor LaToya Cantrell that would...

New Orleans to vote on three propositions Saturday

By Morgan Lentes

Source: WDSU

December 4, 2020

NEW ORLEANS — City leaders in New Orleans are calling on residents to approve three propositions on Saturday, which...

Orleans Parish residents will decide on millage propositions during Saturday’s election NEWS by: Anna McAllister

By Anna McAllister

Source: WGNO

December 4, 2020

ORLEANS PARISH, LA. — Orleans Parish voters will have to decide on three millage propositions at the polls. These...

New Orleans mayor threatens layoffs if tax changes fail

By Paul Murphy

Source: WWL-TV

December 4, 2020

NEW ORLEANS — Facing significant opposition to her proposed cut to public libraries and to separate tax increases for...

Fact-Checking Mayor Cantrell’s Case For The City’s Millage Proposal

By Karl Lengel and Aubri Juhasz

Source: WWNO

December 3, 2020

There are three parish-wide millage propositions on the ballot for Orleans Parish residents this weekend. One has to do...