immigrant

July 28, 2021

For many young immigrants in Louisiana, Medicaid is an option

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Louisiana’s Medicaid program provides life-sustaining health coverage for Louisiana residents who couldn’t otherwise afford the cost of care, including children from low- and moderate-income families. 

In recent years, however, Louisiana has seen declines in child health coverage.… Read more...

October 11, 2016

Oct. 11: Corporations balk at overtime rules

Louisiana corporations are fighting back against new federal rules, set to take effect Dec. 1, that require them to pay overtime to white-collar workers who make less than $47,476 per year.