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Gov. Edwards Makes Appointments to the LSU Board of Supervisors

May 26, 2016
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Gov. Edwards Signs Executive Order Creating New Education Council

May 26, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards signed an executive order creating the Governor’s Advisory Council on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) within the Office of the Governor.
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Gov. Edwards Signs HB 953, Five Veterans’ Bills

May 26, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards signed several bills into law that provide benefits and protections for veterans, law enforcement officers, fire fighters, and first responders.
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Gov. Edwards Announces Over $1 Million in Local Government Assistance Program Grants

May 26, 2016
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Gov. Edwards Responds to Attorney General’s Opinion on Non-Discrimination Executive Order

May 25, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards released the following statement on the opinion released by the Louisiana Attorney General regarding an executive order that prohibits state agencies from discriminating against individuals based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, political affiliation, disability, or age.
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House Appropriations Okays Raise the Age Act

May 24, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards issued the following statement on the unanimous passage of the Raise the Age Act by the House Appropriations Committee.
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Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, May 23, 2016

May 23, 2016
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Gov. Edwards Announces Boards and Commissions Appointments

May 23, 2016
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Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, May 20, 2016

May 20, 2016
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Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, May 19, 2016

May 19, 2016
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