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Gov. John Bel Edwards, Committee of 100 (2017)




Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-12-18

Duration: 00:30:18

Subjects: Edwards, John Bel | STATE BUDGET | Tax reform | Politics | Government


  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker


A speech by Governor John Bel Edwards at a luncheon hosted by the Committee of 100 Louisiana in Baton Rouge on December 18, 2017. Governor Edwards discusses: the state budget; the 2018 fiscal cliff; his upcoming executive budget proposal, which includes $1 billion in cuts; and his recommendations for fixing the fiscal cliff at a possible special session of the Louisiana Legislature in February. He also answers questions from the audience.