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 1099-G form for 2021 Unemployment Benefits now available online

January 27, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) has begun the process of mailing 350 thousand 1099-G forms to individuals who were paid unemployment benefits in 2021. Digital copies of the…

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 Louisiana employment consistently gaining

January 25, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Preliminary data for December 2021 released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows Louisiana’s seasonally adjusted nonfarm employment estimate to be 1,874,200 jobs. Th…

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 Gov. Edwards proposes $550 million to replenish the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund

January 24, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Governor John Bel Edwards announced his plan to put $550 million in the budget to help replenish the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. The trust fund, which was at more than $1 bil…

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