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Initial unemployment insurance claims drop for week ending June 9

June 15, 2018

BATON ROUGE – The initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 9, 2018 dropped to 2,883 from the previous week’s total of 2,946. For a comparison, during the week ending June 10, 201…

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Number of people employed in Louisiana second highest in history

June 15, 2018

BATON ROUGE – Powered by steadily improving conditions in Louisiana’s economy, the number of individuals employed in Louisiana has increased over the year by 44,453 to 2,041,419 in May. This is the s…

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Initial unemployment insurance claims drop for week ending June 2

June 8, 2018

BATON ROUGE – The initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 2, 2018 dropped to 2,946 from the previous week’s total of 3,059. For a comparison, during the week ending June 3, 2017…

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Initial unemployment insurance claims rise for week ending May 26

June 1, 2018

BATON ROUGE – The initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending May 26, 2018 rose to 3,059 from the previous week’s total of 2,351. For a comparison, during the week ending May 27, 2017, 2…

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