Louisiana wage disparities

November 15, 2013

Friday, Nov. 15

Louisiana ranks worst for wage gap for women of color; Obama and Landrieu proposes different health-care “fixes”; State utility regulators receive two-thirds of campaign cash from industries; and State receives first $68 million for barrier island restoration. 49 – Cents earned by the average African-American women in Louisiana for every $1 paid to a non-Hispanic white man, the widest gap in the country. (Source: NWLC)
August 29, 2013

The State of Working Louisiana 2013

While corporate profits and worker productivity have grown considerably in Louisiana over the past three decades, typical Louisiana workers did not see much improvement in their paycheck, according to a new report by the Louisiana Budget Project.