White House seeks at least $24B to aid Louisiana, other states struck by hurricanes, wildfires

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Gov. Edwards going to Europe to tour new flood control solutions

Gov. John Bel Edwards will travel to Europe on Friday for a 10-day trip to explore flood control challenges facing France and the Netherlands that could be implemented in Louisiana. (Julie O’Donoghue/Louisiana Illuminator)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Louisiana Illuminator. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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