2016 Louisiana Gubernatorial Inauguration Jan. 11, 2016


John Bel Edwards (D) will be sworn in as Louisiana's chief executive on the grounds of the State Capitol in Baton Rouge. LPB will have live coverage of the event led by Shauna Sanford (Louisiana: The State We’re In).

View the LIVE STREAM here from
11 AM – 12:30 PM on Monday, January 11th.

What do you know? Take our inauguration quiz! http://www.lpb.org/index.php/education/inauguration_quiz

INAUGURATIONS & GOVERNOR-ELECT JOHN BEL EDWARDS ARE THE FOCUS OF LDMA IN JANUARY

In honor of Inauguration Day 2016 on January 11, the Louisiana Digital Media Archive (LDMA) is looking back at past Louisiana inaugurations dating back to 1980. See LPB’s live coverage of the past 9 inaugurations, including the swearing-in of the statewide elected officials, the Governors’ inaugural addresses, and the celebrations surrounding each ceremony:
1980: Gov. Dave Treen
1984: Gov. Edwin Edwards
1988: Gov. Buddy Roemer
1992: Gov. Edwin Edwards
1996: Gov. Mike Foster
2000: Gov. Mike Foster
2004: Gov. Kathleen Blanco
2008: Gov. Bobby Jindal
2012: Gov. Bobby Jindal
In January, the LDMA is also highlighting the available videos for Governor-Elect John Bel Edwards. Take a look back at his tenure in the Louisiana Legislature and his 2015 gubernatorial campaign on the LDMA website at http://www.ladigitalmedia.org.

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