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Business Report: Louisiana Unemployment at Record Low

Business Report: Louisiana Unemployment at Record Low

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics data released this morning, Louisiana’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate has reached a record low unemployment rate of 3.5%. This is a 0.2% drop from March’s …

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OPINION: Cybersecurity affects us all

OPINION: Cybersecurity affects us all

By: John Bel Edwards, Asa Hutchinson, Thomas Kennedy You are probably reading this on an Internet-connected device. If you drive a car, it likely depends on dozens of internal microchips …

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OPINION: As Donald Trump visits Louisiana, John Bel Edwards positions himself as partner, not critic

OPINION: As Donald Trump visits Louisiana, John Bel Edwards positions himself as partner, not critic

BATON ROUGE (The Advocate) – President Donald Trump is spending Tuesday in Louisiana visiting a liquified natural gas facility in Cameron Parish to highlight his policies deregulating the industry, and …

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Gov. John Bel Edwards takes firm stance on teacher pay plan, has ‘no doubt’ House will support it

Gov. John Bel Edwards takes firm stance on teacher pay plan, has ‘no doubt’ House will support it

BATON ROUGE (The Advocate) – Gov. John Bel Edwards said Friday he has “no doubt” lawmakers will ultimately endorse his plan for teacher pay raises and school funding, a day …

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Louisiana’s unemployment rate at an 11-year low, could be a factor in governor’s race

Louisiana’s unemployment rate at an 11-year low, could be a factor in governor’s race

NEW ORLEANS (Gambit) – Coming in at just under 4 percent, Louisiana’s unemployment rate is the lowest it’s been since 2008, according to preliminary data by the Bureau of Labor …

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AP Analysis: Louisiana governor’s legislative agenda polls well

AP Analysis: Louisiana governor’s legislative agenda polls well

If Gov. John Bel Edwards wanted validation for the priorities he’s pushed since taking office three years ago, an annual survey of public opinion in Louisiana provided it, suggesting the …

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