January 6, 2021
Gov. John Bel Edwards Press Conferences
Genre: News conference
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2021-01-06
Subjects: Edwards, John Bel | Public health | Vaccines | Coronaviruses | COVID-19 pandemic
This press conference from January 6, 2021, features Governor John Bel Edwards discussing the state’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. He discusses the high number of COVID-19 cases in Louisiana and the state’s distribution plan for the COVID-19 vaccine. It also includes comments by Dr. Joseph Kanter, the state health officer and medical director for the Louisiana Department of Health.