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 Work continues around the clock to get HiRE site back up and functioning

June 29, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Work is currently underway to restore the Louisiana Workforce Commission’s HiRE website ( after Geographic Solutions (GSI), the company that operates it, discovered an attempted…

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 May shows 2nd lowest unemployment rate in history

June 24, 2022

NEWS RELEASE May shows 2nd lowest unemployment rate in history BATON ROUGE, La. – Data released today by the Louisiana Workforce Commission showed that Louisiana’s not seasonally adjusted unemplo…

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  Historic unemployment lows for Louisiana continue

June 16, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Preliminary data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that Louisiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has tied the 2nd lowest rate in series history…

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