The national news is inundated with stories on how the U.S. economy, population, and employment are booming. Unfortunately, Louisiana continues to make economic news for all the wrong reasons. In December the U.S. Census Bureau reported Louisiana is one of only 8 states in the country to lose population from 2017 to 2018.
A new year always brings about self-reflection as we think about what went right, what went wrong and what we should resolve to do to make this year the best one yet. As 2019 is now upon us, what will Louisiana’s New Year resolution be?