Northwestern State University will hold a fiscal strategy meeting Tuesday to explore a proposal on how to fix Louisiana’s budget woes. 

According to an NSU news release, the meeting intends to present the detailed analysis proposed by the Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation, a nonpartisan research think tank. It recently published a 103-page report on how to restructure Louisiana’s tax system. Louisiana faces a $1.6 billion budget shortfall.

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Southern Arkansas University

Southern Arkansas University student Beka Duke is garnering national praise for her artwork.

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Kate Archer Kent

LSU Shreveport’s chancellor held a budget forum Monday to discuss what would happen if the university’s state appropriation would shrink by $1.2 million this fiscal year.