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Local river pilots want a big bump in pay
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Associated Press
August 01, 2020 - 5:29 am
Local river pilots seek big bump in pay
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Jim Hanzo
February 06, 2019 - 8:36 am
Imagine getting a huge promotion with your company, but no pay raise to go with it. Getting promoted without being compensated is becoming increasingly common in the workplace. Many times if there is no extra pay, other potential benefits like extra days off could be offered. "That would seem like...
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November 29, 2018 - 10:10 am
(WWL.com) Some House Republicans are discussing legislation for the next session that would roll back the .45 percent sales tax passed in June because of a rosier than expected revenue forecast for the state. Alexandria Representative Lance Harris did not confirm that such legislation will be...
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November 09, 2018 - 4:16 pm
(WWL.com) Two Republican run states voted this week to increase their minimum wage. Arkansas' wage will go up to $11 an hour by 2021, and Missouri's minimum wage will rise to $12 by 2023. Efforts to raise the minimum wage in the Bayou State have failed, but New Orleans Senator Troy Carter believes...
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July 03, 2017 - 8:10 am
(WWL.com) The new fiscal year is underway, and 38,000 state employees in Louisiana will see a pay raise. A 2% pay hike was approved in this year’s legislative session. State civil service director Byron Decoteau says traditionally state employees were eligible for a 4% performance adjustment on...
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