Gov. Edwards says La. will stay in Phase 2 until Aug. 28

Gov. Edwards says La. will stay in Phase 2 until Aug. 28
Governor Edwards (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Governor John Bel Edwards said during a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 4 he will be issuing a new executive order to keep the state in Phase Two of the White House’s guidelines for reopening for another 21 days until Aug. 28.

The governor’s previous order for Phase Two was scheduled to expire Aug. 7.

FULL VIDEO: Gov. Edwards holds news conference on COVID-19 Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020

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