Governor Edwards

Kenny Kuhn
July 31, 2020 - 11:54 am
On Friday, Governor John Bel Edwards along with Louisiana Department of Transportation and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announce an agreement to deepen the Mississippi river from Baton Rouge to the Gulf of Mexico.
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WWL Newsroom
July 31, 2020 - 7:00 am
Governor John Bel Edwards responds to the federal class-action lawsuit filed against him by several bar owners in the Acadiana region
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Governor calls 2:30 press conference
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Kenny Kuhn
July 24, 2020 - 8:11 pm
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced his appointments for key positions in state board and commissions.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 14, 2020 - 12:04 pm
Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry will not be joining Governor John Bel Edwards in welcoming Vice President Mike Pence when he visits Baton Rouge today, because Landry has tested positive for COVID-19.
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WWL Newsroom
June 22, 2020 - 8:45 am
Governor John Bel Edwards is encouraging Louisiana residents to be counted as part of the 2020 census. There are three ways to participate: online, by phone, or by mail. Edwards says the state’s response rate is lagging.
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Governor John Bel Edwards
WWL Newsroom
June 18, 2020 - 9:45 am
Governor John Bel Edwards gave a recommendation on how the public should handle a business if they are not enforcing social distancing and mask recommendations.
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Governor John Bel Edwards
WWL Newsroom
May 01, 2020 - 10:15 am
Governor John Bel Edwards has officially extended the stay at home order to May 15th and blasts a legislative petition that if passed would overturn the state’s public health emergency declaration backing the order.
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Jim Hanzo
October 03, 2019 - 10:05 am
Since early voting began on Saturday the polls have shown a heavy voter turnout. Republicans appear to be far more motivated to pack the polls this year than they were in 2015. "At this point in 2015, the early voting electorate was 35 percent Republican, it's 42 percent Republican," said John...
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Don Ames
June 29, 2019 - 11:44 am
Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham, the top polling Republican in the governor’s race, is taking some criticism after a report shows he’s missed 39 percent of U.S. House votes since November. LSU Political Science Professor Robert Hogan says anytime an elected official takes time away from...
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