Create a Fair and Competetive Tax Environment
Louisiana should provide a fair, simple and competitive tax environment for individuals and businesses that produces sufficient revenue for essential government operations and services.
Transform State Retirement Systems for a New Era
Louisiana should improve the state pension system to reduce the risk of increasing debt, better serve the state’s workforce recruitment needs and provide more competitive system for employees.
Design a Modern, Workable State Constitution
Louisiana should simplify the state Constitution to increase fiscal flexibility, allow improvements to our tax and spending policies and modernize state and local relations.
The Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana (PAR) has developed an in-depth report on reforming Louisiana’s constitution. This first part includes a discussion of constitutional principles, including the purpose and function of a constitution, as well as more specific subject-matter principles regarding what an ideal constitution should contain. Read more below.