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Louisiana added 4,800 jobs over 12-month period through July

Louisiana added 4,800 jobs over 12-month period through July

THE ADVOCATE – Louisiana’s nonfarm employment increased by 4,800 jobs over the past 12 months ending in July, which continues to be driven by education and health services. Louisiana ended …

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John Bel for Louisiana Releases TV Ad Featuring First Lady Donna Edwards, Titled “Every Child”

John Bel for Louisiana Releases TV Ad Featuring First Lady Donna Edwards, Titled “Every Child”

John Bel for Louisiana Releases TV Ad Featuring First Lady Donna Edwards, Titled “Every Child” Today, John Bel for Louisiana released its third TV ad, “Every Child.” The ad features Louisiana First …

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Governor touts SLCC programs as models for the state, workforce development opportunities

Governor touts SLCC programs as models for the state, workforce development opportunities

DAILY ADVERTISER – Gov. John Bel Edwards walked around hospital beds and took mannequins’ pulses in a nursing simulation lab; he dropped in on Early College Academy’s orientation to talk to high …

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Edwards: Study shows Medicaid expansion improved care access

Edwards: Study shows Medicaid expansion improved care access

ASSOCIATED PRESS — Gov. John Bel Edwards marked the third anniversary of Louisiana’s Medicaid expansion program Wednesday by releasing a study showing people eligible for the coverage are seeing doctors …

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Edwards optimistic about Louisiana’s future

Edwards optimistic about Louisiana’s future

AMERICAN PRESS — Governor John Bel Edwards took a victory lap Thursday touting a turnaround for the state since taking office in 2016. Edwards weighed in on the state’s economic …

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Louisiana GDP grew 3.8% in Q1, faster than national average

Louisiana GDP grew 3.8% in Q1, faster than national average

BUSINESS REPORT – Louisiana’s economy outpaced the national average in a strong start to 2019. The state’s economy started off 2019 relatively strong, as Louisiana’s gross domestic product in the …

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