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Louisiana Public Square - Louisiana and the Minimum Wage

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Louisiana is the third poorest state in the country behind Mississippi and New Mexico. It’s also one of five states that haven’t established their own minimum wage laws. The current federal minimum wage rate is $7.25 an hour. Twenty-one states already have minimum wages above the federal rate and six more states have pending legislation to raise theirs.

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Louisiana Public Square: Beyond the Flood

What lessons did residents and state officials learn and what challenges remain?

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Louisiana Public Square: Beyond the Flood

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Louisiana Public Square: Election 2016

What concerns are on citizens’ minds as they go to the polls this fall?

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Louisiana Public Square: Election 2016

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Louisiana Public Square: Pass or Fail? Education Review

How well is the state’s public school system really performing?

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Louisiana Public Square: Pass or Fail? Education Review

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Louisiana: The State We're In - 09/09/16

Post-Flood Issues, Louisiana Veterans Coming Home, Artist Candice Alexander

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Louisiana: The State We're In - 09/09/16

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LOUISIANA: THE STATE WE'RE IN: Veterans Coming Home Program

Meet Veterans Coming Home national production team members.

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LOUISIANA: THE STATE WE'RE IN: Veterans Coming Home Program

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