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Initial Unemployment Insurance Claims Rise of Week Ending Oct. 7

October 13, 2017

BATON ROUGE – The initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending Oct. 7, 2017 increased to 2,409 from the previous week’s total of 2,138. For the comparable week a year ago, ending Oct. 8, …

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LWC Registered Apprenticeship Division promotes inclusivity among state labor programs

October 11, 2017

BATON ROUGE – As the demand for skilled workers increases in the U.S., the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) is working diligently with small business leaders and community members to expand employ…

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Statewide job fairs planned to support disability employment

October 9, 2017

BATON ROUGE – In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) is sponsoring multiple hiring events throughout the state during the month of October…

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Initial unemployment insurance claims drop for week ending Sept. 30

October 6, 2017

BATON ROUGE – The initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending Sept. 30, 2017 decreased to 2,138 from the previous week’s total of 2,157. For the comparable week a year ago, ending Oct. 1…

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Louisiana Workforce Commission assisting Floridians in the wake of Hurricane Irma

October 5, 2017

BATON ROUGE – As Floridians continue to recover from Hurricane Irma, employees at the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) are using experience honed from Louisiana’s own disaster response to help. …

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