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Bills Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards, May 21, 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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Gov. Edwards' Statement on House Committee Failure to Pass Equal Pay Legislation

May 19, 2016
Louisiana women earn an average of 65 cents on the dollar compared to what their male counterparts make. Even worse, on average, African American women earn an average of 49 cents on the dollar for doing the same job.
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Gov. Edwards Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Former Lt. Gov. Bobby Freeman

May 18, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Louisiana to be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol and all public buildings until sunset on Thursday, May 19, 2016 in honor of Robert L. “Bobby” Freeman.
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Gov. Edwards’ Statement on the Passing of Former Lt. Gov. Bobby Freeman

May 16, 2016
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The Advocate: Baton Rouge school officials: We didn't intend to call Gov. John Bel Edwards a liar in pro-vouchers TV ad

May 16, 2016
An official with ties to a Baton Rouge school that had a role in a pro-voucher commercial that called Gov. John Bel Edwards a liar is disavowing the ad and said it made questionable claims.
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Gov. Edwards Proclaims May 15-May 21 Hurricane Preparedness Week

May 15, 2016
Governor John Bel Edwards and the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) urge everyone to Get a Game Plan.
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Gov. Edwards Congratulates Rep.-elect Edmond Jordan in House District 29

May 14, 2016
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