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Initial unemployment insurance claims rise for week ending Jan. 7

January 13, 2017

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending Jan. 7, 2017 increased to 2,708 from the previous week’s total of 1,851. For the comparable week a year ago, ending Jan. 9, 2016…

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LWC celebrates AT&T donation to Jobs for America’s Graduates program

January 13, 2017

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) Executive Director Ava Dejoie joined Governor John Bel Edwards and AT&T Louisiana President Sonia Perez to celebrate the announcement of AT&T Louisia…

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Initial unemployment insurance claims drop for week ending Dec. 31

January 6, 2017

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending Dec. 31, 2016 decreased to 1,851 from the previous week’s total of 2,093. The shorter work-week due to the Christmas and New Yea…

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