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Gov. Edwards to unveil plan to cut budget gap Friday

Louisiana State Capitol (Source: WAFB) Louisiana State Capitol (Source: WAFB)
Governor John Bel Edwards (Source: WAFB) Governor John Bel Edwards (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

On Friday, January 27, Governor John Bel Edwards will reveal his plan to close a more than $300 million budget gap.

The governor's office says the plan will spare higher education and will not include tax increases. Their office adds that healthcare will take a hit, but not to partner hospitals or waivers.

9News will have more on the plan Friday.

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