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The Legacy of Governor Blanco and Her Focus on Education | 08/23/19 | Louisiana: The State We're In

The Legacy of Governor Blanco

Three days of Celebration of Life services honor former Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco. The state’s first female governor passed away last Sunday after a long battle with cancer.

Celebration of Life, August 22

Andre’ Moreau revisits the interfaith service at St. Joseph Cathedral, as well as the public events at the State Capitol. He discusses Blanco’s legacy with Stephen Barnes, Director of the Blanco Public Policy Center at UL-Lafayette.

Remembering Governor Blanco

We hear from guests and dignitaries who share their thoughts on the legacy of Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco.

Governor Blanco's Focus on Education

Investing in and improving education was a cornerstone of Governor Blanco’s policies. Natasha Williams speaks with Tia Mills, President of Louisiana’s Association of Teachers, about that facet of the Governor’s legacy.

Video Postcards

A video look back at Thursday's Celebration of Life services for Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco.