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 JAG-LA earns national recognition for 16th year for helping youth succeed

May 31, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisiana’s Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG-LA) program received national recognition for its work helping students, earning JAG National’s 5 of 5 Performance Award for the 16th y…

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 April unemployment rate tied for lowest ever

May 27, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Data released today by the Louisiana Workforce Commission showed that Louisiana’s not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for April 2022 is tied for the lowest in series history. …

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 Grow with Google: LWC offering scholarships for Google Career Certificates

May 26, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisianians looking to pursue a career in technology can now get no-cost, online training with no prior experience required. The Louisiana Workforce Commission is offering hundreds…

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 Louisiana unemployment rate reaches lowest point ever recorded

May 20, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La. – Preliminary data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports anot seasonally adjuste unemployment rate for April 2022 of 3.5 percent, which is the lowest rate eve…

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