Section Viewpoint

Louisiana’s Big Picture

The Motion Picture Incentive Act states that its “primary purpose is to encourage development in Louisiana of a strong capital and infrastructure base for motion picture production in order to achieve an independent, self–supporting industry.” Yet 12 years and $1.

It’s the Autonomy, Stupid

A recent City-Parish Council meeting once again put the lie to the idea that “consolidated” government serves the city of Lafayette’s interest. Nothing to see here, folks. Move along.

ICYMI: Support the Airport Tax

Our View: It‘s reasonable, temporary and invests in Lafayette‘s future. Lafayette essentially has two ways of introducing itself to outsiders - of making a first impression: our interstate gateways...

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