A Stronger Louisiana is a 501c4 committed to advocating for bipartisan solutions to address Louisiana's most difficult challenges. That approach, pioneered by Gov. John Bel Edwards and his allies, has led to historic policy gains for the state over the last four years and we will work to advance that agenda.

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Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
May 12, 2022 at 6:24 PM

I'm Opposing Radical Anti-Woman House Bill 813

I'm Opposing Radical Anti-Woman House Bill 813 My Catholic Christian faith teaches me to be pro-life, which is something I’ve been honest and upfront about with the people of Louisiana. [Unknown], My Catholic Christian faith teaches…
Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
May 11, 2022 at 5:55 PM

I've got good news

I've got good news Louisiana is estimated to have an additional $349 million for the current budget year and $104 million for the next fiscal year in revenue.   View this email in your browser [Unknown], Louisiana i…
Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
April 26, 2022 at 10:36 PM

Help me catapult Louisiana forward

Help me catapult Louisiana forward Roads, bridges, ports, railways, water and sewage systems, and broadband. They all need our attention. View this email in your browser [Unknown], We have a chance to invest in our …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
April 22, 2022 at 8:57 PM

[Unknown], this will not stop violent crime

*|FNAME|*, this will not stop violent crime You'll never believe what some self-serving politicians did this week. Firefighters & law enforcement officials put their lives on the line every day. View this email in your browser …
Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
April 12, 2022 at 11:18 PM

We have a once in a generation opportunity

We have a once in a generation opportunity Shaping the future always begins with education. The budget I have proposed includes investments at every level.  View this email in your browser Dear [Unknown], We have a …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
April 6, 2022 at 9:20 PM

It's time for insurance reform.

It's time for insurance reform. Hurricanes Laura, Delta, and Ida ravaged communities across south Louisiana, and after the hurricanes dissipated, a new kind of disaster settled in. View this email in your browser Hur…
Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
March 30, 2022 at 8:47 PM

I've got a simple request

I've got a simple request Listen, I'm going to cut to the chase. I need your support this legislative session.  View this email in your browser Listen, I'm going to cut to the chase.  I need your support this legisl…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
March 29, 2022 at 9:44 PM

🚨ACTION ALERT: Contact your legislators NOW!

🚨ACTION ALERT: Contact your legislators NOW! Governor Edwards often says that this is simple math, and it truly is. Louisiana has 6 congressional districts. 1/3 of Louisianans are Black.  View this email in your browser …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
March 4, 2022 at 11:03 PM

Action Required: Contact Your Legislators Today

Governor John Bel Edwards has put forth an Executive Budget Proposal that is sure to have a positive impact on the state of Louisiana for generations to come. Governor John Bel Edwards has put forth an Executive Budget Proposal that is sure to have a positive impact on the state of Lou…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
March 2, 2022 at 8:46 PM

TAKE ACTION: Contact Your Legislators Today!

Governor John Bel Edwards has put forth an Executive Budget Proposal that is sure to have a positive impact on the state of Louisiana for generations to come. Governor John Bel Edwards has put forth an Executive Budget Proposal that is sure to have a positive impact on the state of Lou…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
February 14, 2022 at 9:09 PM

One Month Away

In less than 30 days, the Louisiana Legislature will convene in Baton Rouge to begin deliberating a wide range of legislation.  The 2022 Regular Session is just a MONTH away! In less than 30 days, the Louisiana Legislature will convene in Baton Rouge to begin deliberating a wide range …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
February 9, 2022 at 8:11 PM

UPDATE: Redistricting Special Session

This is week two of the Redistricting Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature, and no maps have passed both the House of Representatives and Senate yet.  This is week two of the Redistricting Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature, and no maps have passed both the House of R…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
January 31, 2022 at 10:06 PM

URGENT: Redistricting Special Session Starts Tomorrow

The Redistricting Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature begins tomorrow, February 1st. The Redistricting Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature begins tomorrow, February 1st. This session will determine the political landscape in Louisiana for the next 10 years.  Will yo…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 9:57 PM

Gov. Edwards' Executive Budget Priorities

This week, Governor John Bel Edwards announced massive investments in infrastructure, education at every level, and more as his Executive Budget priorities. This week, Governor John Bel Edwards announced massive investments in infrastructure, education at every level, and more as his E…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 8:58 PM

BREAKING: Gov. Edwards' Executive Budget Priorities

Governor John Bel Edwards just announced massive investments in infrastructure, education at every level, and more as his Executive Budget priorities. Governor John Bel Edwards just announced massive investments in infrastructure, education at every level, and more as his Executive Bud…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
January 18, 2022 at 9:22 PM

600 New Jobs, Infrastructure, The Coast, and a Fireside Reading

We need your help to keep up the fight for responsible leadership in Louisiana. We at A Stronger Louisiana closed out 2021 by highlighting some of Governor John Bel Edwards biggest accomplishments of the year. Now, we're highlighting some of his biggest news each week to ensure self-se…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 29, 2021 at 8:09 PM

Governor Edwards' Year In Review - Part Three

One of Gov. Edwards' most impactful accomplishments this year was working to pass a legislative agenda that will make a positive impact on generations of Louisianans for many years to come. We're continuing to highlight the ways Governor John Bel Edwards has moved Louisiana forward in…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 28, 2021 at 7:36 PM

Governor Edwards' Year In Review - Part Two

Through all the noise, Gov. Edwards continued to push for a brighter, healthier future in Louisiana by fighting climate change. We know Governor John Bel Edwards has been hard at work for Louisiana in 2021. Despite the obstacles put in his way by a hostile legislature and self-serving …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 27, 2021 at 6:58 PM

Governor John Bel Edwards' Year In Review

We feel as though one of Gov. Edwards' biggest achievements has been his level-headed leadership through numerous unprecedented challenges that 2021 brought the people of Louisiana. This past year, Governor John Bel Edwards has been fighting harder than ever before for our state. Alth…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 6, 2021 at 6:25 PM

The Louisiana Department of Health is pushing back against COVID misinformation

The Louisiana Department of Health pushed back against COVID-19 misinformation in today’s Louisiana House Committee on Health and Welfare. The Louisiana Department of Health is moving forward with the process of adding the COVID-19 vaccine to the school immunization schedule in spite o…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
October 28, 2021 at 11:50 PM

Redistricting is around the corner

Now comes the real challenge: making sure that Louisiana's districts are fairly drawn.  In 2020, Governor John Bel Edwards fought to make sure every Louisianan was counted in the census, so we did not lose representation in Congress.  Now comes the real challenge: making sure that Loui…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
September 1, 2021 at 11:05 PM

Steady Progress: Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida, one of the strongest storms to ever hit the state of Louisiana, decimated so many communities in southeast Louisiana just a few days ago.     Steady Progress Friend,   Hurricane Ida, one of the strongest storms to ever hit the sta…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 20, 2021 at 6:39 PM

The Louisiana Senate just voted to do the unthinkable

The Senate just voted to override Gov. Edward's veto of overreaching legislation. Friend,   The Louisiana Senate just voted to override Governor Edwards' veto of overreaching youth sports legislation--with the minimum number o…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 19, 2021 at 9:46 PM

Government overreach could cost Louisiana BILLIONS

Louisiana can't afford to lose the Final Four. Friend,   When North Carolina passed overreaching youth sports laws, it cost them $3.76 billion. The same thing could happen here. Write your legislators now to help stop that fro…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 19, 2021 at 8:11 PM

ACT NOW: The veto session starts TOMORROW

The veto override session starts tomorrow. Tell them: uphold the veto of permitless concealed carry bill. Friend,   The veto session is happening, and it starts tomorrow. Legislators will convene to vote on overturning Governo…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 18, 2021 at 1:07 PM

have you contacted you legislators?

The veto session starts this week. Make your voice heard before it's too late. Friend,   Our transgender friends and family are under attack from politicians in Baton Rouge. Anti-trans bills could cost our state billions like …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 16, 2021 at 7:45 PM

ALERT: Veto Session is happening

It's time to make your voice heard! Contact legislators now. Friend,   Today the legislature confirmed the veto session is happening. We need to act fast to stop them from overriding the Governor's vetoes and forcing through b…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 15, 2021 at 7:52 PM

ACTION NEEDED: the veto session deadline is TODAY

Legislators must decide by today whether to hold a session to override vetoes. Tell them: uphold the veto of permitless concealed carry Friend,   Legislators will decide by the end of TODAY whether to hold a session to overrid…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 14, 2021 at 8:31 PM

you need to act now

Law enforcement says this bill will increase crime. Tell legislators not to pass it. Law enforcement leaders say permitless concealed carry will make crime worse. Urge legislators to reject permitless concealed carry. Louisiana law…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 6, 2021 at 10:23 PM

Help uphold the veto of the anti-trans sports bill

Governor John Bel Edwards vetoed SB 156 because it would discriminate against transgender children. Help make sure his veto isn't overridden. Friend,   Governor Edwards vetoed SB 156 because it discriminates against transgende…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
July 5, 2021 at 4:51 PM

common sense permits for concealed carry

Urge legislators to uphold Governor John Bel Edwards' veto of SB 118. Governor Edwards vetoed this bill because it would get rid of common sense permit and training requirements for concealed carry and jeopardize public safety, but some legislators want to override his veto. …
Governor John Bel Edwards · [email protected]
June 30, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Help uphold my vetoes

I vetoed dangerous and discriminatory legislation, but some want to override my vetoes. Help me stop them. Friend,   I need your help. Following the previous legislative session I vetoed two bills that would have done away wit…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 10:39 PM

Tell the House committee: say NO to permitless carry.

Urge the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee to oppose SB 118. A bill to get rid of permit requirements for concealed carry has passed the Senate and is headed to the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee. This bill is …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 8:28 PM

they're just a couple steps away

Both the House and Senate have passed versions of bills that would allow for permitless concealed carry in Louisiana. They only have a few more steps to go before they pass the legislature. Both HB 596 and SB 118 would do away with requirements for individuals to undergo training to lega…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
May 4, 2021 at 9:46 PM

URGENT: contact your state representative

The House of Representatives will vote soon on a bill to allow permitless concealed carry. We need your help to defeat it. Permitless concealed carry is coming up for a vote again soon. It's time to take action. If HB 5…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
April 28, 2021 at 3:42 PM

RELEASE: New Polling Shows Intense Support for Concealed Carry Permits

A new poll conducted by ALG Research shows Louisiana residents overwhelmingly prefer permits be required to carry a concealed weapon.     Poll shows intense support among Louisiana residents for requiring concealed carry perm…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
April 26, 2021 at 6:35 PM

urgent public safety legislation

SB 118 would repeal the requirement to obtain a permit to carry a concealed weapon. Help Governor John Bel Edwards defeat this irresponsible legislation.     Help defeat irresponsible gun legislation The Louisiana L…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 28, 2020 at 6:56 PM

JBE's Year in Review: #1

  To finish off this year in review, we're taking a look back at the most impactful event of the year: COVID-19. Throughout the crisis, Governor John Bel Edwards has guided our state with steadiness, poise, and most importantly: science. Like Governor Edwards, A Stronger Louisiana be…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 23, 2020 at 7:32 PM

JBE's Year in Review: #2

  As we take a look back at 2020, we're reminded of the many storms Louisiana has weathered through its history. This year has been an extraordinary one, but Louisiana is lucky to have a Governor whose leadership is solid as a rock. He's had our back and A Stronger Louisiana is here …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 21, 2020 at 7:06 PM

JBE's Year in Review: #3

  We're continuing to highlight the ways Governor Edwards has moved Louisiana forward in this difficult year despite opposition from partisan extremists and special interests. We at A Stronger Louisiana believe Governor Edwards has put Louisiana back on the right track. If you agree,…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 18, 2020 at 7:27 PM

JBE's Year in Review: #4

  We know Governor John Bel Edwards has been hard at work for Louisiana in 2020. Despite the obstacles put in his way by a hostile legislature and self-serving politicians, he's never wavered. Yesterday, we told you we're counting down Governor Edwards' top five accomplishments from …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM

JBE's Year in Review: #5

This past year, Governor John Bel Edwards has been fighting harder than ever before for our state. Although politicians like Jeff Landry and Blake Miguez have opposed him every step of the way, he hasn't backed down. We're going to ask you to help us defend John Bel's achievements fro…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
December 5, 2020 at 4:07 PM

Runoff elections across the state

Geaux Vote NOW! Friends, Wow! It's December already? With so much happening nationwide, we know it's a challenge to keep up but let's not forget that local elections affect us all because local leaders influence our daily lives. So grab your mask and head to the polls NOW! ELECTION DA…
A Stronger LA · [email protected]
November 23, 2020 at 10:11 AM

Health and the Holidays

Don't invite COVID-19 into your home this holiday season Friends,   The holidays are here, but unfortunately, so is COVID-19. Cases and hospitalizations are on the rise, but we all have the power to help slow the spread and get through this. Wearing a mask and social distancing help tr…
Team Stronger LA · [email protected]
November 12, 2020 at 7:50 PM

Why were Jeff Landry and the LA Lege in court today?

JBE's actions have kept us healthy, but the LA Lege isn't happy about it... Friends -- Today, House GOP and AG Jeff Landry were in court defending their unconstitutional and dangerous petition to suspend ALL of Louisiana's COVID restrictions. To catch you up, here's a quick timeline: …
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
October 27, 2020 at 8:16 PM

Vote down the ballot to show Baton Rouge we are watching

Vote early today, drop off locations for your ballot OR go to your polling place November 3rd Friends,   VOTE EARLY TODAY Have you voted yet?  TODAY is the last day for in-person early voting. You can go to early polling locations until 7 p.m. at an early voting location in your area.…
A Stronger Louisiana · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 6:50 PM

LA Legislature meets to take away protections...

..punish local governments and deny an increase to unemployment payments Friends,  The Louisiana Legislature has been hard at work...hard at work trying to take away our Governor's powers to protect us, that is. There is too much to report in one email, so we will try to give you some …
[email protected] · [email protected]
October 3, 2020 at 3:15 PM

Myths and Facts about COVID-19

See who voted to take away JBE's power to extend the COVID-19 health emergency Friends -- This week, the legislature convened a special session to address issues related to COVID-19 and they hit the ground running. Of 79 prefiled bills, which you can view here, there are more than 30 t…
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 28, 2020 at 4:49 PM

Tell your legislator to put people over politics

Don't let them play politics with the Governor's Emergency Powers keeping us safe Friends -- This week, the legislature is convening a special session to address issues related to COVID-19, like unemployment insurance. Unfortunately, some in the legislature are putting our loved ones a…
Richard Carbo · [email protected]
September 23, 2020 at 6:42 PM

Was it a coincidence, Secretary Ardoin?

Online voter registration website shut down on National Voter Registration Day Friends, Yesterday was National Voter Registration Day. Unfortunately, many people who tried to go online to check their registration status, register, update their address or request an absentee ballot were…