St. Tammany Parish seeks sales tax to pay criminal justice costs as money runs out

For years, St. Tammany Parish voters have been hearing about the looming financial plight the parish will face if...

Louisiana ballot measures would change tax structure, collections

Voters in Louisiana will go to the polls on Nov. 13 to decide on constitutional amendments that would change...

Inform Your Vote on the State Constitutional Amendments with BGR’s October 26 Virtual Breakfast Briefing

Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) hosted a virtual Breakfast Briefing featuring a panel discussion on Louisiana Constitutional...

BGR Analyzes St. Tammany Parish Sales Tax Proposition

NEW ORLEANS — From the Bureau of Governmental Research: BGR has released a new report titled “On the Ballot:...

Citing a ‘deepening fiscal crisis,’ BGR endorses proposed St. Tammany sales tax

The Bureau of Governmental Research has endorsed the proposed sales tax that St. Tammany Parish government will put before...

New BGR Report Analyzes November 13 Sales Tax Proposition in St. Tammany

Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research releases a new report, On the Ballot: St. Tammany Parish Sales Tax, November...