Cassidy Announces $2.2 Million for Louisiana Workforce from His Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
Published 3:27 pm Monday, June 12, 2023
|WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) announced the U.S. Delta Regional Authority (DRA) will grant Louisiana $2,175,000.00 in Delta Workforce Grant Program (DWP) from his Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA). DRA received a total of $150 million through the IIJA, and Louisiana is expected to receive more of these funds over the next three years.
“Continuing to invest in Louisiana’s workforce is crucial for businesses and residents alike,” said Dr. Cassidy. “This is great news for our state, and thanks to the infrastructure law, we can expect to see more funding in the future.”