Going from one budget crises to another.
One day after an emotional Louisiana legislative special session to patch a budget hole of $304 million dollars, Governor John Bel Edwards is focused upon a new crises.
For me, another name from the past, another local basketball great. Another National Basketball Retired Players Association member I was honored to talk with this NBA All-Star Weekend, last Friday.
Tioday, when you think of New Orleans tourism, two names come to mind.
One, is Stephen Perry, who is President nd CEO of the New Orleans Convention and Visitor's Bureau. The other is Mark Romig, who presides over the marketing arm of New Orleans tourism and hospitality industry, as the head of the New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corporation.
by Ron Chapman
“Meanness” infects today’s American political dialog on all sides. In point of fact, the term “dialog” is a misnomer because there is very little give and take or even listening on either anywhere.
It seems that Louisiana has a perennial state budget deficit. Legislators just concluded another special session to deal with a $304 million budget deficit for the current fiscal year ending June 30.