Gov. John Bel Edwards (2019)
The Press Club
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2019-01-07
Subjects: Politics | Government | MINIMUM WAGE | Equal pay for equal work | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Edwards, John Bel | Teacher pay raises
- Edwards, John Bel Speaker
A speech by Governor John Bel Edwards before the Baton Rouge Press Club on January 7, 2019. He discusses his administration’s accomplishments in 2018 and his goals for 2019, including teacher pay raises, increasing the minimum wage, and equal pay for equal work. He also answers questions from the audience on a wide range of topics.