LRTA & The Louisiana Legislature

Updates from the LRTA Executive Director

Watch the latest update from the LRTA Executive Director Rodney Watson. (…)

Previous Updates

2019 BILLS

The regular legislative session for Louisiana ended on June 6, 2019. Click the link below to view the final version of the LRTA Legislative Tracking Chart.

2019 FINAL Legislative Tracking Chart

2019 LRTA LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES

Click here to view the list of LRTA legislative priorities for 2019.

WHAT CAN YOU DO?

  • Reach out to Louisiana legislators and share your thoughts and opinions. Remember: you are their constituents. Check out these letter writing tips and guide for contacting your legislators.
  • Some committee meetings and sessions are recorded live for public viewing. You can get real-time updates and watch your legislators in action. Follow committee meetings live at this link
  • Sign up for the LRTA Email Club to receive the latest information!
  • Encourage others to reach out to their legislators. There’s power in numbers!

FEATURED ARTICLES

The teacher weekly wage penalty hit 21.4 percent in 2018, a record high

The teacher weekly wage penalty hit 21.4 percent in 2018, a record high The Economic Policy Institute released a study showing teachers were paid 21.4% less […]

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Ola Bunnitt Honored with Name of Fame Award

Ola Bunnitt Honored with Name of Fame Award (Baton Rouge, La.)- The Louisiana Retired Teachers Association presented Ola Bunnitt with the Name of Fame award at […]

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LEGISLATIVE ARCHIVES

View all of LRTA’s past legislative updates and surveys by clicking the button below.

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