Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)

Louisiana's largest daily newspaper. Based in Baton Rouge, it serves the southern portion of the state, including Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette.
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Primary geographic focus: Louisiana
Organization type(s): Media


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In Baton Rouge area, coronavirus job losses might result in rental, homeowner crisis

Terry Jones
Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)
March 23, 2020

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American Can’s low-income residents to be evicted, but granted until October to clear out

Chad Calder
Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)
February 1, 2017
Wednesday's announcement gives the affected tenants seven more months to find somewhere else to live, as well as access to housing counselors and a relocation stipend.

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From boots on the ground to suits on the ground, flood relief now revolves around clearing titles for lower-income residents

Steve Hardy
Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)
November 30, 2016
Thousands of flooded families across the Baton Rouge area are getting hung up on legal technicalities before they can even submit an application to receive their federal assistance.

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