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Study Alleges Louisiana Has Largest Male-Female Wage Gap In U.S.
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Study Alleges Louisiana Has Largest Male-Female Wage Gap In U.S.

Although Louisiana may have the widest wage gap in the country, many academics point to factors other than discrimination that account for the apparent wage gap.

Study Says Unemployment Benefits Hurting Job Growth
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Study Says Unemployment Benefits Hurting Job Growth

A recent Tax Foundation study contends that the unemployment insurance system is in need of an overhaul, as the current system “[exacerbates] negative job growth”.

Louisiana Saying No To Renewable Energy Mandates
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Louisiana Saying No To Renewable Energy Mandates

Louisiana and seven other Southeastern states consistently refuse to impose renewable energy mandates on electric companies.

Study: “F” for Louisiana’s Specialized Labor, Again
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Study: “F” for Louisiana’s Specialized Labor, Again

New report gives Louisiana an “F” for human capital – a measure of the labor force’s education and skills – for a third year in a row.

Forty Year War on Drugs Incites New Orleanians to Protest
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Forty Year War on Drugs Incites New Orleanians to Protest

With festive music and diverse protestors, Women with a Vision led a peaceful march against what the organization describes as a trillion dollar “abject failure”—the now forty-year-old war on drugs.