BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Gov. John Bel Edwards is going to give an update on Louisiana’s response to COVID-19 on Thursday afternoon.

The news conference is scheduled to take place at 2:30 p.m. inside the Louisiana State Capitol.

According to the Louisiana Department of Health, all Louisianans 12 years old and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine.

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