News and Events

New Resource for Understanding Public Education Funding in New Orleans

March 18, 2020

Like the rest of the community, our attention is focused on the threats posed by COVID-19. At the same...

Coronavirus response to leave ‘gigantic hole’ in New Orleans economy; Cantrell weighs layoffs

By Anthony McAuley

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

March 17, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak and the efforts to slow its spread are set to levy a massive toll on the...

New Orleans, Baton Rouge area People in Business for March 1, 2020

By Staff

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

March 1, 2020

The Bureau of Governmental Research has elected Ludovico Feoli to chair its board of directors for 2020. He is executive director of the Center...

Convention Center proposes settlement over disputed public transit dollars

By Michael Isaac Stein

Source: The Lens

February 27, 2020

The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has presented a proposal to Mayor LaToya Cantrell to settle a yearlong dispute with the...

People this Week: New hires, promotions, awards

By CityBusiness Staff

Source: New Orleans CityBusiness

February 27, 2020

The Bureau of Governmental Research has appointed four new members to its board of directors: Vanessa Claiborne, Jessie Haynes,...

BGR Welcomes New Members to Its Board of Directors

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

February 17, 2020

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research – a private, nonprofit, independent research organization – announced the selection...

The Excellence Factor: Pushing for Better Government and Honoring Those Who Achieve It

February 13, 2020

By Amy L. Glovinsky President & CEO Samuel Zemurray Chair in Research Leadership At the Bureau of Governmental Research...

BGR Welcomes Four New Directors, Announces Officers for 2020

February 10, 2020

The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) today announced the appointment of four new members to its board of directors...

BGR President Discusses BGR and its Excellence in Government Awards in Radio Interview

By Kirby Jane Nagle

Source: United Way SELA: Live United Radio

February 2, 2020

Amy Glovinsky, BGR President & CEO, discussed the 2020 Excellence in Government Awards and shared information about BGR’s purpose...

BGR AWARDS: Feb. 14 is the deadline for nominations for the Bureau of Governmental Research’s 2020 Excellence in Government Awards

By Staff Reports

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

January 29, 2020

BGR AWARDS: Feb. 14 is the deadline for nominations for the Bureau of Governmental Research’s 2020 Excellence in Government...