layoffs http://wfpl.org en Most Laid-Off JCPS Employees Are Returning After All http://wfpl.org/post/most-laid-jcps-employees-are-returning-after-all <p></p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 10.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px 'Lucida Grande'"><span style="letter-spacing: 0.0px">Nearly all Jefferson County Public School employees who received layoff notices last spring will return to the district this fall.</span></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 10:58:17 +0000 Devin Katayama 6425 at http://wfpl.org Most Laid-Off JCPS Employees Are Returning After All State Representative Included in U of L Layoffs http://wfpl.org/post/state-representative-included-u-l-layoffs <p>Kentucky State Rep. Reggie Meeks, D-Louisville, has been laid off from his job as director of outreach at the University of Louisville due to budget cuts.</p><p>Meeks revealed his job status during an <a href="http://mycn2.com/politics/rep-meeks-is-among-those-laid-off-at-of-uofl-laments-loss-of-quality-and-rising-tuition">interview</a> with Ryan Alessi of CN/2, in which he criticized rising tuition at the state&#39;s public universities.&nbsp;</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/-wbOCexELmE" width="480"></iframe></p><p>WFPL previously <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/most-state-universities-avoiding-major-layoffs">reported that U of L expected up to 20 employee layoffs</a> in various departments, which was subject to decisions made by deans or department leaders.</p><p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 17:55:21 +0000 Kenny Colston 804 at http://wfpl.org First Data Will Lay Off 344 Workers in Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/first-data-will-lay-344-workers-louisville <p>More than 300 Louisville call center workers will lose their jobs in the coming months.</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:03:26 +0000 Gabe Bullard 755 at http://wfpl.org