Louisiana State of the State Address

Governor John Bel Edwards (D-LA) delivered the State of the State address at the opening of the Louisiana Legislature’s 2018 regular session. He… read more

Governor John Bel Edwards (D-LA) delivered the State of the State address at the opening of the Louisiana Legislature’s 2018 regular session. He expressed his disappointment with legislators in failing to pass a tax reform bill during the special session and urged members to address the state’s $994 million budget shortfall. In addition, Governor Edwards outlined his legislative priorities which included infrastructure investment, establishing a minimum wage, preventing sexual harassment, equal pay for women and the criminal justice system. The address took place at the state capitol in Baton Rouge. close

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Louisiana State of the State Address

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Program ID:
442132-1
Category:
State Legislature
Format:
Speech
Location:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Mar 15, 2018 | 12:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2018 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 15, 2018 | 12:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2018 | 11:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2018 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3