RESET is a targeted, nonpartisan effort by the Committee of 100 (C100), the Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL), and the Public Affairs Research Council (PAR) focused on four issues essential to our state’s future: State Finances, Education, Transportation/Infrastructure, and Criminal Justice/Public Safety.

C100 is a non-government organization created in 1992, comprised of private sector business leaders operating as a business roundtable in Louisiana focusing on public policy issues that impact economic and business development contributing to the state’s long-term economic growth.

C100’s CEO is Michael J. Olivier, CEcD.

Mission Statement

P.O. Box 4308 Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4308

225.344.2225 – Phone 

PAR is a nonprofit, independent voice offering solutions to crucial issues for the betterment of our state through accurate, objective research. Founded in 1950 by community and business leaders across the state, PAR’s educational resources and analysis create a statewide impact promoting governmental reform. PAR’s work on state fiscal matters and open governance has been a hallmark of its 69-year history, creating greater transparency and accountability to the public. PAR’s members are investing in Louisiana with integrity and independence. 

PAR’s President is Robert Travis Scott and Steven Procopio, Ph.D. is PAR’s Policy Director.

Mission Statement

451 Florida Street, Ste. 1060 Baton Rouge, LA 70801

225.926.8414 – Phone

CABL was founded in 1962 by a statewide group of business and community leaders to advocate for policies to move Louisiana forward. Historically, its focus has included governmental ethics, economic development, state fiscal policies, and education tied to a stronger workforce. Many of the policies CABL has advocated for have become well-established parts of state law. CABL also runs the widely recognized Leadership Louisiana program, which just celebrated its 30th year with more than 1,300 alumni of the program across all of Louisiana. 

CABL’s President & CEO is Barry Erwin and Sheree Blanchard is CABL’s Vice President/Louisiana Leadership Program Director.

Mission Statement

450 Laurel Street, Suite 1830 Baton Rouge, LA 70801

225.382.3750 – Phone