St. Tammany voters reject new sales tax for criminal prosecutions

North shore District Attorney Warren Montgomery failed to get a new revenue stream to support his office Saturday, as...

Our Views: The Times-Picayune makes these recommendations on parish tax proposals

Voters in three area parishes are being asked to enact new taxes on April 30; early voting begins Saturday....

Concerned about ‘defunding the DA’s office,’ St. Tammany district attorney pushing new tax

If they blink, St. Tammany voters might miss the vote for a new sales tax to fund criminal prosecutions....

BGR Analyzes DA Sales Tax in St. Tammany Parish

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (press release) — The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) released a new report that analyzes...

BGR Analyzes District Attorney Sales Tax in St. Tammany on the April 30 Ballot

Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases a new report, On the Ballot: District Attorney Sales Tax, St....

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...

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...

St. Tammany Leaders Discuss Hot Topics at BGR Breakfast

NEW ORLEANS – On March 23, the Bureau of Governmental Research kicked off its 2021 Breakfast Briefing Series with...