A Thousand Rally to Put Louisianans First

1000 rally at the Louisiana Capitol for a voice in rebuilding.

On October 28th, 1000 people gathered on the steps of the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge to call attention to the hundreds of thousands of Louisiana’s displaced working families, who are fighting for a voice in the rebuilding of New Orleans.

The Rally to Rebuild Louisiana was sponsored by New Opportunities for Action and Hope Coalition (NOAH), a group of LA-based labor and civil rights organizations, which includes ACORN, the AFL-CIO, SEIU Local 100, SEIU Local 21A, the NAACP, and others. NOAH is calling on federal, state, and local legislators to support job