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July 30, 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: 2021-07-30

Duration: 01:01:30

Subjects: Edwards, John Bel | Public health | COVID-19 pandemic | Coronaviruses | Vaccines


  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker
  • Kanter, Joseph Speaker


This press conference from July 30, 2021, features Governor John Bel Edwards discussing the state’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. He discusses Louisiana being in its fourth surge due to the delta variant and the state’s low vaccination rate. It also includes comments by Dr. Joseph Kanter, the state health officer and medical director for the Louisiana Department of Health.