We had a huge turnout at our launch event at Baton Rouge City Hall on March 11.

We had a huge turnout at our launch event at Baton Rouge City Hall on March 11.

 
 

UNLEASH LOCAL IS MAKING HEADLINES

Our campaign is already generating a lot of interest from every corner of the state. Take a look at some of the media coverage we’ve received already:

Louisiana Radio Network: Should Local Governments Set the Minimum Wage?

BR Proud: Locals Want Control Over Labor Standards

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report: Group Pushing for Local Control Over Minimum Wage Launches Campaign

WAFB 9: Unleash Local: Statewide Campaign Aims to Retake Control of Local Labor Standards

WBRZ 2: Campaign Organizers Rally Downtown with Hopes to Increase Minimum Wage

The Advocate: Coalition Launches Campaign to Increase Minimum Wage in Louisiana

Learn more about our issue:

CityLab: How Louisiana Protects Poverty Wages in New Orleans

 
 

 Media inquiries

If you’re a member of the media who would like to learn more about Unleash Local, schedule an interview with members of our coalition,

or if you have any other questions, please contact us at (504) 322-4663 or info@unleashlocal.org. Thank you!