Governor John Bel Edwards

Don Ames
July 11, 2019 - 8:48 pm
As directed by Governor John Bel Edwards, the Louisiana National Guard, has been authorized to activate up to 3,000 Soldiers and Airmen ahead of Tropical Storm Barry. Full-time Guardsmen are not included in the activation. “The Louisiana National Guard is taking a proactive and aggressive approach...
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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards says whatever develops in the Gulf appears to be headed for Louisiana. "We know that this is going to be a Louisiana event now, in all probability," he said at a news conference. "(That is) based upon confluence of various models and information we are getting...
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Don Ames
June 23, 2019 - 10:24 am
Governor John Bel Edwards spoke at the Louisiana Farm Bureau Convention in New Orleans this past week. During the address, Edwards highlighted that Louisiana needs the China trade deal resolved, and soon, in an effort to return to stability. “Both CNBC and Bloomberg separately issued analysis that...
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Don Ames
May 30, 2019 - 10:21 pm
Demostrators gathered by the hundreds Thursday at the Louisiana State Capitol a day after lawmakers passed a strict new abortion ban Many of the protestors wore bright pink T-shirts reading "We Stand With Planned Parenthood" on the front and "We Won't Back Down" on the back. Louisiana's so-called...
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