April 16, 2020

Gov. Edwards creates Resilient Louisiana Commission, a task force to help our economy rebound

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the creation of Resilient Louisiana, a state commission charged with examining Louisiana’s economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic and making recommendations […]
April 16, 2020

Scalise: PPP funding has run dry

Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Governor John Bel Edwards at the podium during today’s press conference.   Congressman Scalise shared the unfortunate news that funding […]
May 5, 2020

Louisiana welcomed record 53.2 million visitors in 2019

While the coronavirus pandemic has hit many industries hard including the tourism sector since early spring, visitation numbers just released for 2019 show another record breaking […]
July 21, 2020

Governor Edwards extends Phase 2 order until August 7

Governor John Bel Edwards has announced he is extending the Phase 2 order for an additional two weeks, until Friday, August 7, 2020.   As of […]