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Medicaid Expansion Overview

June 29, 2016
Medicaid expansion coverage begins July 1. Now, your health is your choice.
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Matters of the State The Governor

Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, June 28, 2016

June 28, 2016
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Matters of the State Frequently Asked Questions

Mythbusters: Louisiana Budget Edition

June 27, 2016
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Matters of the State The Governor

Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016
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The Governor

Gov. Edwards Elected Chair of the Southern Regional Education Board

June 26, 2016
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards was elected chair of the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) at the organization’s annual meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas. Gov. Edwards succeeds Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas, 2015-16 SREB chair and head of SREB's Commission on Computer Science and Information Technology.
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Matters of the State The Governor

Gov. Edwards Ties Industrial Tax Breaks to Job Creation and Local Approval

June 24, 2016
Today, Governor John Bel Edwards announced changes in Louisiana’s Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP) through an executive order that accomplishes two important aims for the first time: Local governing bodies will have a seat at the table when decisions are made about local property tax exemptions, and companies applying for those exemptions must demonstrate job creation or job retention – or both – in order to merit industrial tax exemptions.
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Matters of the State The Governor

Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, June 23, 2016

June 23, 2016
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Matters of the State

The Advocate — Our Views: Time bombs in budget left by Jindal

June 23, 2016
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Matters of the State The Governor

Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, June 21, 2016

June 21, 2016
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Matters of the State The Governor

Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, June 20, 2016

June 20, 2016
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