Louisiana Governor Edwards Coronavirus News Conference

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) held a briefing on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. He said social distancing measures had helped to… read more

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) held a briefing on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. He said social distancing measures had helped to slow the spread of the virus as well as decease hospitalizations. “We’re in a better place today…because the people of Louisiana took seriously the stay-at-home order,” he said. In addition, the governor announced the creation of the Resilient Louisiana Commission, a task force charged with providing recommendations to make businesses more resilient. Other officials participating in the briefing were House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Don Pierson. close

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Louisiana Governor Edwards Coronavirus News Conference

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Program ID:
471259-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2020 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Apr 17, 2020 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Apr 16, 2020 | 1:56pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 16, 2020 | 3:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 17, 2020 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 17, 2020 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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