Louisiana Governor Edwards Coronavirus News Conference

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) gave an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. He discussed the increase in… read more

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) gave an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. He discussed the increase in testing, the steps taken to mitigate the spread of the virus at prisons, and the newly passed stimulus bill, from which Louisiana was to receive $1.8 billion. The governor also discussed the medical surge in the state, saying that under current modeling they will run out of ventilators by April 3 in the New Orleans area. Louisiana put in orders for 12,000 additional ventilators, including 5,000 from the national strategic stockpile, but the state had only received a total of 192 ventilators to date. close

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Louisiana Governor Edwards Coronavirus News Conference

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Program ID:
470762-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Mar 27, 2020 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2020 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Mar 27, 2020 | 3:26pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 27, 2020 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 28, 2020 | 12:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 28, 2020 | 1:56am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 28, 2020 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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