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State workers getting raises

State workers' raises (Source: WAFB) State workers' raises (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Thousands of state workers will have more money in their next paycheck. They received a four percent raise effective Oct. 1.

The raises are "merit increases" for employees who rated "successful" or "exceptional" on performance evaluations.

The state budgeted more than $60 million dollars for performance adjustments.

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