Live updates: House in session; Senate slated to take up equal pay bill this afternoon _lowres

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- On the first day of the regular legislative session, Gov. John Bel Edwards, at lectern, addresses the joint session at 1:00 on the State of the State.

New information on Louisiana's budget, a proposed religious freedom bill and equal pay for women plus a news conference by Gov. John Bel Edwards are on tap Tuesday.

Follow live updates below from the happenings.