Education is a grand investment
The Legislature knew the massive budget was unlikely to be maintained in the coming years. They could have frittered all of it on pork-barrel spending.
This investment benefits us all.
With full formula funding, a circumstance that has not happened in years for Louisiana Tech, the state has positioned the university to impact the whole region.
Tech President Dan Reneau said $100 million in new construction will be spread out over the next three years, again transforming the face of the ever-growing institution.