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Governor John Bel Edwards speaks at his press conference updating the state's COVID-19 response, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. Edwards announced that the state is moving into another four weeks of Phase 2 coronavirus restrictions because of the virus' hold on the state.

Gov. John Bel Edwards is scheduled to share the latest news on the pandemic in Louisiana on Thursday afternoon.

Nearly two months in to the vaccination effort in Louisiana, more than half a million doses have been administered.

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