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 Lawmakers retain $106M of Louisiana surplus to settle later
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Associated Press
July 07, 2020 - 8:40 pm
Lawmakers retain $106M of Louisiana surplus to settle later
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Chris Miller
July 07, 2020 - 12:22 pm
More than a thousand Louisianans are hospitalized today for COVID-19 -- 1,025.
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WWL Newsroom
July 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
Parish level leaders are calling for more federal funding as the National Association of Counties estimates budget losses due to COVID-19 are roughly $144 billion.
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Chris Miller
July 06, 2020 - 12:28 pm
The Louisiana Department of Health reports 66,327 total cases of coronavirus today, up 1,101 since yesterday.
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WWL Newsroom
July 06, 2020 - 7:26 am
The AARP says it believes the state is not doing a good enough job with the basic COVID-19 precautions needed to stem the loss of life and protect residents and staff in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
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WWL Newsroom
July 05, 2020 - 3:28 pm
Raising minimum wage in Loouisiana could lower auto insurance says Bogalusa Representative Malinda White.
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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee removes his mask as he begins a news conference Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Associated Press
July 04, 2020 - 7:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response. It wasn't a mandate to wear masks in public or clamp down on businesses or social gatherings. Instead...
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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee removes his mask as he begins a news conference Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Associated Press
July 04, 2020 - 7:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response. It wasn't a mandate to wear masks in public or clamp down on businesses or social gatherings. Instead...
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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee removes his mask as he begins a news conference Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Associated Press
July 04, 2020 - 7:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response. It wasn't a mandate to wear masks in public or clamp down on businesses or social gatherings. Instead...
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Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee removes his mask as he begins a news conference Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Associated Press
July 04, 2020 - 7:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response. It wasn't a mandate to wear masks in public or clamp down on businesses or social gatherings. Instead...
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