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April 7, 2022

Sick days makes for a healthier Louisiana

Nearly half of Louisiana workers lack access to paid sick days. And, low wage workers are two and three times less likely to have access to paid sick days than higher wage workers. This means those who struggle the most to make ends meet routinely face an excruciating choice between caring for themselves and their families when they get sick or keeping their job.… Read more...

March 15, 2022

A Recovery Agenda for Louisiana

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February 24, 2017

Governor’s FY 18 budget proposes more cuts

Gov. John Bel Edwards released his executive budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year Thursday morning.
October 14, 2016

Oct. 14: Ending the debt trap

New guidelines from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau aim to rein in abusive lending practices by the payday loan industry.