unemployment http://wwno.org en Drop In First-Time Unemployment Claims http://wwno.org/post/drop-first-time-unemployment-claims <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 15px;">First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending June 28 decreased from the previous week's total.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:09:09 +0000 Associated Press 64055 at http://wwno.org Weekly Claims for Unemployment Insurance Rise http://wwno.org/post/weekly-claims-unemployment-insurance-rise-0 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Jan. 5, increased from the previous week's total.</p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 21:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26927 at http://wwno.org Weekly Unemployment Insurance Claims Drop http://wwno.org/post/weekly-unemployment-insurance-claims-drop <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Dec. 29 fell from the previous week's total, mainly because the Christmas holidays cut a day from the work week.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The state labor department figures released Friday show the initial claims decreased to 2,505 from the previous week's total of 3,495.</p> Sun, 06 Jan 2013 16:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26328 at http://wwno.org Louisiana jobless rate dips as labor force shrinks http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-jobless-rate-dips-labor-force-shrinks <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Unemployment ticked down in Louisiana in August as some people left the labor force.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The state's jobless rate fell to 7.4 percent, down from 7.6 percent in July but above the 7.3 percent unemployment rate of August 2011.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 16:50:59 +0000 JEFF AMY | The Associated Press 20474 at http://wwno.org Isaac causes spike in initial jobless claims http://wwno.org/post/isaac-causes-spike-initial-jobless-claims <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Hurricane Isaac caused a spike in initial claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Sept. 8.</p> Sun, 16 Sep 2012 19:00:48 +0000 The Associated Press 20104 at http://wwno.org Weekly claims for unemployment insurance rise http://wwno.org/post/weekly-claims-unemployment-insurance-rise <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Aug. 25, increased from the previous week's total.</p> Fri, 31 Aug 2012 21:55:36 +0000 The Associated Press 19104 at http://wwno.org Jobless rates drop in 62 of 64 Louisiana parishes http://wwno.org/post/jobless-rates-drop-62-64-louisiana-parishes <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Unemployment rates fell from June to July in 62 of Louisiana's 64 parishes, according to figures released Friday.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Lafourche Parish has the lowest jobless rate at 5.2 percent. East Carroll Parish's 20 percent rate is the highest. Only Concordia and Franklin parishes saw increases.</p> Sat, 25 Aug 2012 17:16:41 +0000 The Associated Press 18505 at http://wwno.org Louisiana 1st-time jobless claims increase http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-1st-time-jobless-claims-increase <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Aug. 4 increased from the previous week&#39;s total.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The state labor department figures released Friday show the initial claims increased to 3,216 from the previous week&#39;s total of 2,988.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 19:32:11 +0000 The Associated Press 17586 at http://wwno.org Claims rise for unemployment benefits http://wwno.org/post/claims-rise-unemployment-benefits <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">First-time claims for unemployment insurance benefits in Louisiana for the week ending July 7 increased from the previous week&#39;s total.</p> Sat, 14 Jul 2012 00:44:26 +0000 The Associated Press 15735 at http://wwno.org Louisiana first-time jobless claims decrease http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-first-time-jobless-claims-decrease <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">First-time claims for unemployment insurance benefits in Louisiana for the week ending June 30 decreased from the previous week&#39;s total.</p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 22:02:26 +0000 The Associated Press 15262 at http://wwno.org