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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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  • Louisiana Believes
    Louisiana Department of Education 1201 North Third Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802-5243 Toll-Free 1.877.453.2721
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  • LaDOTD
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