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Louisiana Replaced by Prison Labor, NOLA Garbage Workers Form Union to Fightback [Payday Report] 2020-05-30

 VIDEO  Louisiana Teacher handcuffed, arrested after questioning school superintendent's pay [ABC] 2018-01-10

Louisiana Task Force Says GAME ON in Fight to Stop Misclassifying Workers [WorkersComp] 2017-10-27

Louisiana Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the Shootings in Baton Rouge [AFL-CIO] 2016-07-20

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 VIDEO Louisiana New Orleans Sanitation Workers Strike & Solidarity From Seattle and Tacoma For more info 2020-09-12 [LVP]

Louisiana New Orleans’ Underpaid, Overexposed Sanitation Workers: They earn below the minimum wage, with no benefits or sick days—amid a pandemic, no less 2020-06-30 [TNR]

Louisiana Legislation to give front line workers a 250-dollar check for hazard pay nears final legislative passage 2020-06-27 [LA Radio Ntwk]

Louisiana 'They're being treated as disposable;' New Orleans sanitation workers continue strike for living wage, hazard pay 2020-06-21 [4WWL]

Louisiana Superdome renovation project sees surge in positive coronavirus tests among workers 2020-06-17 [ESPN]

Louisiana Louisiana official begs for more workers to help children 2020-06-03 [Biz Mag SB]

Louisiana Replaced by Prison Labor, NOLA Garbage Workers Form Union to Fightback 2020-05-30 [Payday Report]

Louisiana Board approves hazard pay for essential workers 2020-05-30 [ABC]

Louisiana Outrage as New Orleans replaces striking garbage workers with prison labour. Equal to modern day slavery 2020-05-13 [Scapimag]

Louisiana Work-release inmates brought in as New Orleans sanitation workers continue protest 2020-05-10 [WDSU]

Louisiana Baton Rouge bus workers' union claims CATS is not providing enough safety equipment 2020-04-21 [Advocate]

Louisiana Federal Prisons Agency “Put Staff in Harm’s Way” of Coronavirus 2020-04-04 [Marshall Project]

Louisiana Construction workers considered essential during stay-at-home order 2020-03-29 [KPLC]

Louisiana Union Decries VA Response to Lynched Doll Found in Staff Area of Louisiana Facility 2019-11-11 [Gov Exec]

Louisiana News Secunda in Louisiana: A black community decimated by a Sasol petrochemical plant 2019-08-18 [City Press]

Louisiana AT&T Louisiana union workers OK strike if negotiations aren’t reached 2019-07-21 [Greater Baton Rouge Biz Report]

Louisiana State workers attend meeting to stay updated on LA retirement system 2019-03-21 [KPLC]

Louisiana udge rules in favor of union in pension case 2019-02-11 [LA Record]

Louisiana Statue unveiled to honor Latino workers who helped rebuild city after Katrina 2018-11-11 [WWL]

Louisiana International High School of New Orleans must recognize union, court rules 2018-09-27 [NOLA]

Louisiana Kennedy wants unclaimed retirement funds sent to states 2018-09-23 [Albany Times Union]

Louisiana New Orleans woman among leaders in McDonald's strike against sexual harassment 2018-09-13 [The Times-Picayune]

Louisiana GOP Louisiana lawmakers expand inmate labor use for construction 2018-06-10 [Albany Times Union]

Louisiana Teamsters planning strike authorization vote in UPS negotiations 2018-05-12 [LA Biz 1st]

Louisiana Louisiana GOP Proposes Pension Reform Bill: Would raise retirement age and add defined contribution element to state pension plans 2018-04-04 [AI-CIO]

Louisiana Reshaped pension proposed for future state workers 2018-03-11 [News&Observer]

 VIDEO Louisiana Teacher handcuffed, arrested after questioning school superintendent's pay 2018-01-10 [ABC]

Louisiana WATCH: Teacher Handcuffed, Arrested After Asking About Pay Inequity 2018-01-10 [Crooks and Liars]

Louisiana Teacher arrested for questioning superintendent's payraise 2018-01-10 [California Educator]

Louisiana Teacher handcuffed after speaking out about pay at Vermillion schools meeting 2018-01-09 [CBS]

Louisiana Teacher arrested for speaking against supt. contract and raise 2018-01-09 [Educate LA]

Louisiana No Strings Attached: How Louisiana helps industries cut jobs 2017-12-17 [Advocate]

Louisiana How New Orleans hospitality workers are organizing their industry: Organized labor seeks a foothold in the city's most important economic driver 2017-12-12 [Gambit]

Louisiana Mass celebrated to honor 1887 Thibodaux Massacre victims 2017-11-24 [The Times-Union]

Louisiana New Orleans restaurant workers band together to fight sexual harassment 2017-11-22 [NOLA Times-Picayune]

Louisiana Increased Focus on Misclassification of Workers as Independent Contractors Will Continue 2017-11-17 [Staffing Today]

Louisiana Task Force Says GAME ON in Fight to Stop Misclassifying Workers 2017-10-27 [WorkersComp]

Louisiana Multiple workers injured in explosion at oil rig 2017-10-16 [SFGate]

Louisiana Hospitality workers union gains a foothold at New Orleans' largest hotel 2017-10-09 [The Advocate]

Louisiana Dispersant used in BP oil spill sickened workers, new federal study confirms 2017-09-23 [Times-Picayune]

Louisiana Service industry workers rally Sept. 16 for better wages, fair scheduling 2017-09-17 [Gambit]

Louisiana Trump’s plan to help blue-collar workers would be a disaster for the black working class of New Orleans 2017-08-21 [Washington Post]

Louisiana New Orleans labor coalition asks candidates to back $15 minimum wage 2017-07-24 [NO Advocate]

Louisiana State workers to get raises, redesigned pay scales 2017-07-02 [Times-Picayune]

Louisiana Working women in New Orleans protest for equal pay 2017-06-01 [WDSU]

Louisiana AFSCME Strong Works at Louisiana State Penitentiary 2017-04-20 [AFSCME]

Louisiana Director of Workers’ Comp Admin Outlines Plan to Fight Payroll Fraud 2017-02-21 [Construction Citizen]

Louisiana New Orleans takes steps to require equal pay for women in city jobs 2017-02-10 [Times-Picayune ]

Louisiana NLRB rules that Lusher and International High School can be unionized 2017-02-05 [NO Advocate]

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