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Gov. John Bel Edwards Press Conference (2022)




Genre: News conference

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-12-19

Duration: 00:37:07

Subjects: Edwards, John Bel


  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker


This episode of the series “Newsmakers” from December 19, 2022, features Governor John Bel Edwards’ end-of-the-year press conference. He discusses: the recent tornadoes around the state; his request to make the Capitol Lakes in Baton Rouge an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) superfund site; the state’s unemployment rate; the state budget; and the achievements by other state agencies. He also answers questions from members of the press.