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10/08/17 Gov. Edwards: Louisiana Largely Avoids Damage from Hurricane Nate Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/06/17 Gov. Edwards' Pre-Disaster Emergency Declaration Approved by President Trump Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/04/17 Gov. Edwards Calls on Congress to Pass Tax Relief for Flood Victims Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/29/17 Statement from Gov. Edwards Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/22/17 Letter to the Louisiana Higher Education System - Gov. Edwards Requests Universities to Review Hazing, Drug and Alcohol Abuse Policies Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/21/17 Governor and First Lady Launch the No Kid Hungry Louisiana Initiative and K-12 Breakfast Challenge Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/21/17 Governor and First Lady Launch the No Kid Hungry Louisiana Initiative and K-12 Breakfast Challenge Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/20/17 Gov. Edwards and First Lady Donna Edwards Launch First Statewide Human Trafficking Symposium Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/19/17 Statement from Gov. John Bel Edwards Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/19/17 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Honorable Charles E. Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Bipartisan Solution to Healthcare System Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/18/17 Louisiana Department of Health Continues Efforts to Reduce Opioid Abuse Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/14/17 Gov. Edwards to Discuss Comite River Diversion Canal with Army Corps Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/08/17 Gov. Edwards Hails CSRA's Louisiana Call Center Providing Hurricane Relief Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/06/17 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and the Honorable Charles E. Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Hurricane Harvey and Flood Damage Gov. John Bel Edwards 9/01/17 Louisiana Receives Major Donation to Fight the State's Opioid Epidemic Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/30/17 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and the Honorable Charles E. Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Improve Our Healthcare System Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/28/17 President Trump Approves Gov. Edwards' Emergency Declaration Request Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/27/17 Letter to the Honorable Donald Trump, President of the United States - Emergency Disaster Request Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/27/17 Statement from Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tropical Storm Harvey Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/24/17 Gov. Edwards Declares Statewide Emergency Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/18/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Positive July Jobs Numbers for Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/15/17 Gov. Edwards Asks RESTORE Task Force to Expand Assistance Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/11/17 Gov. Edwards Announces Major LCTCS Program Expansions in Tallulah and Monroe Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/08/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement Following Meeting with Louisiana Business Leaders Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/04/17 Gov. Edwards Participates in Hurricane Briefing with President and Vice President Gov. John Bel Edwards 8/01/17 Gov. Edwards Helps to Empower Children and Adults with Disabilities Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/26/17 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Hon. Charles Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Bipartisan Group of Governors Urges Senate to Reject the Flawed Health Care Bill and "Skinny Repeal' Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/21/17 Gov. Edwards Statement on Positive Jobs Numbers for Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/20/17 Eight Consecutive Years: LED FastStart Ranks No. 1 State Workforce Training Program in U.S. Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/18/17 Gov. Edwards Announces Major HMGP Funds Awarded in North Louisiana for Resiliency Projects Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/18/17 SB&D: Louisiana Ranks No. 1 in Projects Per Capita for 9th Consecutive Year Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/18/17 Statement From Bipartisan Group of Governors on U.S. Senate Health Care Bill Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/06/17 State Settles Private Hospital Financing Dispute With CMS Gov. John Bel Edwards 7/06/17 Gov. Edwards Highlights New Medicaid Expansion Annual Report Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/29/17 Gov. Edwards And Plastipak Packaging CEO William C. Young Announce Manufacturing Expansion In Pineville Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/26/17 Letter to the Hon. Bill Cassidy, United States Senator and the Hon. John Kennedy, United States Senator - Gov. Edwards to Louisiana Senators: Louisiana Uniquely Harmed by BCRA Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/26/17 Gov. Edwards, LCTCS Announce Multi-Million Dollar Expansion at BR Community College Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/22/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Senate Health Care Bill Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/21/17 Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/20/17 Gov. Edwards and State Officials Preparing for Potential Impact of Tropical Storm Cindy Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/16/17 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Honorable Charles E. Schumer, Senate Minority Leader - Bipartisan Solution to Healthcare System Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/16/17 Gov. Edwards Signs Community Policing Legislation into Law Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/14/17 Statement from Gov. John Bel Edwards Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/14/17 Gov. Edwards Applauds House Passage of State Budget Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/07/17 Gov. Edwards Applauds the Trump Administration for Naming Louisiana One of the Toughest States on Fighting Medicaid Fraud Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/02/17 Gov. Edwards Praises Lawmakers for Taking Steps to Protect Louisiana's Coast Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/01/17 Gov. Edwards Praises Passage of Legislation to Fight Growing Opioid Epidemic Gov. John Bel Edwards 6/01/17 Gov. Edwards: Senate Budget Represents a Responsible Approach to State Spending Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/31/17 Gov. Edwards Issues Call for Special Session Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/31/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Passage of Criminal Justice Reform Agenda Measures Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/26/17 Gov. Edwards Signs Bill to Help Veterans Find Jobs After Military Service Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/24/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Minimum Wage Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/24/17 Gov. Edwards Welcomes Vice President Pence to Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/24/17 Letter to the Honorable Michael R. Pence, Vice President of the United States - Trump Administration Budget Proposal Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/23/17 Edwards: President's Budget Ignores Louisiana's Needs Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/17/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Senate Committee Minimum Wage Vote Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/15/17 Gov. Edwards Announces NGA Partnership to Reduce Child Hunger in LA Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/10/17 Gov. Edwards, Cleco Formalize $7 Million Economic Development Fund for Utility's Louisiana Service Area Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/09/17 Gov. Edwards: House Committee Blocks Tax Cut for 90% of Louisianans Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/05/17 Louisiana Ranks No. 10 in Site Selection Economic Development Rating Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/04/17 Statement from Gov. Edwards on House Republican Budget Gov. John Bel Edwards 5/01/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Continuing Resolution Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/26/17 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran and the Honorable Patrick Leahy, Chairman and Vice-Chairman of Senate Appropriations Committee, and the Honorable Rodney P. Frelinghuysen and the Honorable Nita M. Lowey, Chairman and Ranking Member of House Appropriations Committee - Request for Disaster Relief in Upcoming Continuing Resolution Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/26/17 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran and the Honorable Patrick Leahy, Chairman and Vice Chairman of Senate Appropriations Committee, the Honorable Rodney P. Frelinghuysen and the Honorable Nita M. Lowey, Chairman and Ranking Member of House Appropriations Committee - Request for Disaster Relief Funding in Continuing Resolution Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/19/17 Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency for Louisiana Coast Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/13/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Contractor Selection Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/11/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Latest Attorney General Lawsuit Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/10/17 John Bel Edwards' 2017 State of the State address Gov. John Bel Edwards 4/04/17 Gov. Edwards Releases Legislative Agenda that Advances Family Values Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/30/17 Gov. Edwards Announces Criminal Justice Reform Legislative Agenda Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/29/17 Gov. Edwards Unveils Reforms to Stabilize Louisiana's Budget Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/29/17 Gov. Edwards and Jobs for America's Graduates Join Forces to Support Job Growth for Louisiana Graduates Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/28/17 Gov. Edwards Makes Bold Proposals to Improve Education in Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/27/17 Gov. Edwards: Louisiana in a Race Against Time to Save the Coast Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/21/17 Letter to John White, Superintendent of Education - State Education Plan Every Student Succeeds Act Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/21/17 Gov. Edwards Launches the Louisiana Housing Heroes Initiative Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/17/17 Statement from Gov. Edwards on Restore Louisiana Procurement Process Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/15/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Louisiana's Credit Rating Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/14/17 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, the Honorable Chuck Schumer, Senate Minority Leader, and the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Protect Medicaid Expansion Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/08/17 Gov. Edwards Sends President Trump List of Priority Coastal Protection Infrastructure Projects Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/08/17 Letter to President Donald J. Trump - Louisiana High Priority Coastal Protection Infrastructure Projects Gov. John Bel Edwards 3/03/17 Special Session Budget Bill Signed Into Law by Gov. Edwards Gov. John Bel Edwards 2/23/17 Gov. Edwards' Statement on FY18 Budget Presentation Gov. John Bel Edwards 2/22/17 Budget Agreement Protects Critical State Services Gov. John Bel Edwards 2/10/17 Letter to President Donald J. Trump - Request for a Federal Disaster Declaration Gov. John Bel Edwards 2/07/17 Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency Gov. John Bel Edwards 2/06/17 Gov. Edwards: Rainy Day Fund, Strategic Cuts Key to Balance Budget Gov. John Bel Edwards 1/24/17 Gov. Edwards' Request Granted, Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion Identified for Permit Prioritization and Streamlining Gov. John Bel Edwards 1/13/17 Statement by Gov. Edwards on 1.13.17 REC Meeting Gov. John Bel Edwards 1/06/17 Gov. Edwards Highlights $3.2M Federal Grant to Continue Disaster Clean-Up and Employ Displaced Workers Gov. John Bel Edwards 1/05/17 Letter to the Honorable Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of US House of Representatives - Healthcare Reform Gov. John Bel Edwards 12/23/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Flood Recovery Gov. John Bel Edwards 12/14/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement Following Court Ruling Gov. John Bel Edwards 11/17/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement on FY 16 Budget Shortfall Gov. John Bel Edwards 11/04/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement on the 2016 Presidential Race Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/28/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Passage of Continuing Resolution Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/26/16 Gov. Edwards to Lead Bipartisan Coastal Restoration, Offshore Energy Trip Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/21/16 Letter to Mr. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Updated Request for Disaster Relief Funding Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/21/16 Letter to the Hon. Julian Castro, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Request for HUD to Implement Efficient Review Standards Gov. John Bel Edwards 10/20/16 Gov. Edwards' Statement on Attorney General Lawsuit Gov. John Bel Edwards

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