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Louisiana state library funding has been eliminated

Citing budget concerns, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed a $25-billion budget that eliminates almost $900,000 in state funding for its libraries.

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    These and other library trends of the past year are detailed in the American Library Association's (ALA) 2014 State of America's Libraries report ... but public schools continue to struggle with the impact of funding cuts. For public school libraries ...
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  • Louisiana residents choose libraries over jail to receive funds
    Residents of a Louisiana parish recently voted to keep funding going to local libraries rather than use the library funds to build a new jail ... Lafourche Parish president Charlotte Randolph said the poor state of the prison means the federal government ...
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  • Library technology program eliminated from Louisiana state budget
    "It definitely limits what we can offer to our community," said Stephanie Herrmann, director of the Union Parish library. The state has provided funding to libraries since the 1980s, peaking at $3 million in the fiscal year that started in 2006, State ...
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  • Update: Louisiana Eliminates State Aid to Public Libraries
    Jay Dardenne said Jindal excluded the $896,000 when he presented his proposed spending plan, and legislators failed to find funding for ... “The FY 13 Louisiana budget includes two federal technology grants for the State Library for the purchase of ...
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