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Louisiana Labor Force and Jobs Grow

June 30, 2015

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana’s overall labor force, the number of people employed in the labor force, and nonfarm jobs grew in May, according to not seasonally adjusted data released today by the federal B…

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Louisiana Unemployment Insurance Claims Report June 26, 2015

June 26, 2015

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 20, 2015 decreased to 2,731 from the previous week’s total of 2,888. Initial claims were above the comparable figure of 2,6…

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Louisiana Unemployment Insurance Claims Report June 19, 2015

June 19, 2015

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 13, 2015 decreased to 2,888 from the previous week’s total of 3,368. Initial claims were above the comparable figure of 2,6…

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Louisiana’s Employment and Jobs Continue to Grow

June 19, 2015

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s overall labor force and the number of people employed in the labor force set records for the third month in a row in May, according to seasonally adjusted data released today…

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Employment and Wages Fourth Quarter 2014 Available

June 17, 2015

BATON ROUGE — Data on Louisiana’s employment and wages for the fourth quarter 2014 are now available on the Louisiana Workforce Commission’s Web site, www.laworks.net. These data cover employment and total wag…

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Louisiana Unemployment Insurance Claims Report June 12, 2015

June 12, 2015

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 6, 2015 increased to 3,368 from the previous week’s total of 3,299. Initial claims were above the comparable figure of 3,29…

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Louisiana Unemployment Insurance Claims Report June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015

BATON ROUGE – Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending May 30, 2015 increased to 3,299 from the previous week’s total of 3,166. The over-the-week increase in initial claims can be att…

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Louisiana Labor Force and Jobs Grow While Unemployment Declines

June 2, 2015

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana’s overall labor force, the number of people employed in the labor force, and nonfarm jobs grew in April, according to not seasonally adjusted data released today by the federal…

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