The Legislature moves into the final full week of the regular session that must end on June 6 at 6:00 pm.
Family, friends, classmates and the community are still trying to process their grief over the recent suicides of two Mandeville High School students. Depression can affect anyone at anytime, anywhere. That’s why United Way of Southeast Louisiana continues to support suicide prevention efforts.
Senate Bill 254, Equal Pay by Senator J.P. Morrell, will be voted on in the House Labor Committee on Thursday, May 19th at 9:30AM in House Committee Room 5 at the State Capitol!
We’ve passed the Senate floor and now it’s time to continue the work in the House of Representatives.
I’m a senior at Birmingham-Southern College graduating with a degree in Global Comparative Studies and Spanish. When I began weighing my options for how to spend my final term (a four week “semester” at BSC where students can take a class on campus, participate in a travel project, do some sort of independent study, or just take the month off!) I realized that it was time for me to get some real world experience and do something outside of the classroom.
Please submit a photo and biographical information to the United Way Tocqueville Society Book by July 1st.
If you need a photo taken, please contact Nancy Shoemaker to schedule time between June 28-June 30.
Thank you for your support and participation.