Advocacy Resources – Legislative State and Federal Issues

Welcome to our Advocacy Center!

Here you will find the legislative resources and updates every retired teacher in Louisiana needs. Click on the plus sign next to each section to expand it. Under each section, you will find links to resources, articles and research and our Legislative Action Center. 

This page is your “one-stop-shop” for both state and federal issues that impact Louisiana’s retired teachers.

Click here to view the results of the LRTA candidate survey for the 2023 February elections.

Although the Louisiana Retired Teachers Association cannot endorse political candidates, we remain keenly interested in candidates’ views on our legislative priorities. See our past survey results below and in our Legislative Archives. 

2022 Election Cycle Results

2019 Election Cycle Results

Each year, the LRTA Legislative Committee reviews and approves a list of priorities from which to evaluate legislation. Click here to view the 2023 LRTA Legislative Priorities.

Click on the link below for the Louisiana Legislature’s website. Here you will find information about bills, committee meetings and legislators.


Unit Spotlight: St. Bernard Parish RTA

Unit Spotlight: St. Bernard Parish RTA When local Units give back to their communities, we have a win-win scenario. The community benefits from the service of […]

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Nominees for LRTA State Offices Requested

Nominees for LRTA State Offices Requested The January 2024 ballot will feature the election of LRTA President, First Vice-President, and Second Vice-President.  The two-year terms of […]

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