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Monday May 4 | via TaxVox
Will cuts to a state's top income tax rate boost growth? Not necessarily. In a new TPC paper , Bill Gale, Aaron Krupkin, and Kim Rueben find little evidence linking state-level economic growth and taxes, especially income tax policy. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via NOLA.com
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell speaks during the swearing in ceremony at the St. John the Baptist Parish Courthouse in Edgard on Monday, January 12, 2015. Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance, the last of which will be held in Covington on April 30. The statewide financial education tour kicks off on April 22 in Shreveport and in Lake Charles. Comment?
Apr 14, 2015 | via KATC-TV Lafayette
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance to Louisiana consumers. Caldwell is partnering with the Louisiana Bar Foundation, Louisiana Appleseed, Louisiana Legal Services, and the Louisiana Civil Justice Center, to offer "LMAP: Getting Your House in Order." Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via The Daily Advance
Lower unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures in March reduced the nation's economic stress to its lowest point this year, according to The Associated Press' monthly analysis of conditions around the country. More than 85 percent of the nation's 3,141 counties and every state but two - Louisiana and South Dakota - enjoyed better conditions in March than in February, the AP's Economic Stress Index showed. Comment?
Feb 14, 2015 | via The Advocate
His budgeting practices were savaged by national media from coast to coast . He received "three Pinocchios" - on a scale of four, meaning "significant factual error and/or obvious contradictions" - from The Washington Post on the way he spun budget figures. Comment?
3 min ago | via KRON 4
Leading Spanish social activist Ada Colau says the fight against evictions, poverty and corruption will be her priority as new mayor of the country's second city, Barcelona. Colau, 41, said Monday she intends to halt evictions of people who can't afford to pay their mortgages or rent and demand that banks free up the thousands of empty houses they possess. Comment?
5 min ago | via Star-Telegram.com
If there's one thing Abe Issa says he learned flipping residential real estate, it's that homeowners are concerned about energy costs. So when Issa, 32, found himself down on his luck in 2010 after the housing market bust, he started researching what those homeowners were talking about. Comment?
5 min ago | via Alabama Live
Sales: According to the MAAR MLS , the Montgomery Area residential sales totaled 342 units in April, an improvement in sales growth of 15.2 percent from the same period last year. This represents the best sales results for the month of April since 2007. Comment?
16 min ago | via Buenos Aires Herald
Enrique Prez, who's been building homes for most of his life in Ecuador, is finally going to make one for himself. Prez is an unlikely beneficiary of the plunge in crude prices. Comment?
26 min ago | via The Harbor Times Soup
Located in the heart of the village just two blocks from the library, shops and harbor, this stately Colonial is spacious, light-filled and well cared for. Lots of living space including 4 bedroms, 2 baths and a wonderful bonus room on the 3rd floor. Comment?
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