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Governor touts SLCC programs as models for the state, workforce development opportunities

Governor touts SLCC programs as models for the state, workforce development opportunities

DAILY ADVERTISER – Gov. John Bel Edwards walked around hospital beds and took mannequins’ pulses in a nursing simulation lab; he dropped in on Early College Academy’s orientation to talk to high …

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Edwards: Study shows Medicaid expansion improved care access

Edwards: Study shows Medicaid expansion improved care access

ASSOCIATED PRESS — Gov. John Bel Edwards marked the third anniversary of Louisiana’s Medicaid expansion program Wednesday by releasing a study showing people eligible for the coverage are seeing doctors …

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Edwards optimistic about Louisiana’s future

Edwards optimistic about Louisiana’s future

AMERICAN PRESS — Governor John Bel Edwards took a victory lap Thursday touting a turnaround for the state since taking office in 2016. Edwards weighed in on the state’s economic …

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Louisiana GDP grew 3.8% in Q1, faster than national average

Louisiana GDP grew 3.8% in Q1, faster than national average

BUSINESS REPORT – Louisiana’s economy outpaced the national average in a strong start to 2019. The state’s economy started off 2019 relatively strong, as Louisiana’s gross domestic product in the …

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Gov. Edwards Releases Workforce Development Policy Plan, The First Policy Plan Of The Re-Elect

Gov. Edwards Releases Workforce Development Policy Plan, The First Policy Plan Of The Re-Elect

Gov. Edwards’ Plan To Make Louisiana’s Workforce The Most Job-Ready In The Country Is The First Policy Plan Released By Any 2019 Candidate For Governor FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 22, 2019 Today, Governor …

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OPINION: Louisiana leaders set the right tone in facing Hurricane Barry

OPINION: Louisiana leaders set the right tone in facing Hurricane Barry

THE ADVOCATE – Politics right now can often seem like a constant exercise in juvenile behavior, so it’s heartening when elected officials act like grown-ups. That was largely the case …

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