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Statement from Gov. Edwards

May 25, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edward released the following statement:
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Gov. Edwards Provides Update on Subtropical Storm Alberto

May 25, 2018
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NOTICE: Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards

May 25, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that he signed the following bills into law from the 2018 Regular Legislative Session:
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NOTICE: Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards

May 24, 2018
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Gov. Edwards Issues Video Urging All Louisianans to Monitor the Tropical Weather

May 24, 2018
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Gov. Edwards’ Statement on Super Bowl 2024 Announcement

May 23, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards released the following statement on the announcement that Super Bowl 24 would be held in New Orleans:
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Gov. Edwards, New Orleans Mayor Cantrell and DXC Technology Dedicate New Orleans Digital Transformation Center

May 23, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell and Executive Vice President Jim Smith of DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) joined guests and employees in dedicating the company’s New Orleans Digital Transformation Center at the newly named DXC Technology Building on Poydras Street. In November, DXC Technology announced it will create 2,000 new direct jobs in New Orleans over the next five years in what will become Louisiana’s largest technology-focused economic development project to date.
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Gov. Edwards' 2018 Second Special Session Remarks

May 22, 2018
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Gov. Edwards Signs Executive Order on State Contractors

May 22, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards signed Executive Order No. 18-15, prohibiting the state of Louisiana from contracting with any company that participates in a boycott of Israel. The order requests that the commissioner of the Division of Administration implement its provisions as quickly and efficiently as practicable.
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Gov. Edwards’ Statement on the Death of Billy Cannon

May 20, 2018
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards released the following statement on the death of LSU legend, Billy Cannon:
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