Today in The Rundown: Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards is sworn in; Ted Cruz draws thousands; a fight over Louisiana House leadership; and more.
Days until the Louisiana presidential primary: 53
Days until the 2016 regular Louisiana legislative session: 62* (*Note: A special session is expected to be called Feb. 14,)
Speaker: Rep. Taylor Barras was named House Speaker after a partisan battle. http://bit.ly/1SLbZ0c
GOP 2016: Ted Cruz hangs out in Baton Rouge. http://bit.ly/1Zhxeqs
Obama: Barack Obama will be at BR’s McKinnley High this week. http://bit.ly/1SLcc3v
Ball: Check out videos and pics from the Louisiana governor’s inaugural ball: twitter.com/elizabethcrisp
Gov. John Bel Edwards will hold a press conference on Medicaid expansion Tuesday afternoon.