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  • 5/6/2019

Pre-Exisiting Healthcare Access to Coverage Legislation Championed by AG Jeff Landry Unanimously Passes the Louisiana Senate

General Landry: In a loud, overwhelming manner – the Louisiana Senate declared our State should protect patients, ensure coverage of preexisting conditions, guarantee coverage for essential benefits, and assure a robust marketplace for affordable healthcare with choices for the people of Louisiana.

  • 5/6/2019

Attorney General Jeff Landry Continues Bipartisan, Multi-State Push Against Illegal Robocalls

General Landry: I hope the FCC will do all they can to stop the barrage of these aggravating, inconvenient, and invasive robocalls on our State’s people.

  • 5/2/2019

Attorney General Jeff Landry: Trump Revisions to Well Control Rule Are Responsive and Responsible

General Landry: The most valuable resource in the Gulf of Mexico is not the oil and gas underneath the waters, but rather it is the men and women who ply their trades there. And the safety of our neighbors who are working in the Gulf to deliver the energy we need to create jobs and fuel our economy is paramount.

  • 5/1/2019

Health Care Coverage for Louisiana Families Protection Act Receives Unanimous, Bipartisan Support from Senate Committee

General Landry: Commissioner Donelon, Chairman Mills, Speaker Barras, and I have worked hard to present a state-based, Constitutionally-sound solution to protect patients with pre-existing healthcare conditions and lower health insurance costs for all Louisiana citizens.

  • 4/30/2019

Over 1,000 Pounds of Medications Disposed of at Baton Rouge Drug Take Back Event

General Landry: I urge all who were unable to attend the successful event on Saturday to utilize our drug take back boxes and get unnecessary drugs away from those who may misuse them.

  • 4/25/2019

U.S. Minority Whip Steve Scalise Comments on Republican Push to Protect Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions, Attorney General Jeff Landry Responds

General Landry: Thank you for your encouragement, Whip Scalise. Together with other state leaders, we can craft constitutionally-sound, state based solutions for the problems Obamacare has caused for Louisiana, her families, and her businesses.

  • 4/17/2019

Anti-Women's Health Brief Filed at the United States Supreme Court on Louisiana Admitting Privileges Law

General Landry: In light of documented history in Louisiana, their position defies common sense. Notably, two of the three clinics in Louisiana are operated by Leroy Brinkley, who employed Dr. Kermit Gosnell. Louisiana women deserve to be protected from such physicians.

  • 4/16/2019

Rep. Omar Attended Terrorist Fundraiser

General Landry: Given CAIR's ties to terrorist activities, any rational person would agree that it is not a group with whom a Member if Congress should be associating.

  • 4/8/2019

Attorney General Jeff Landry Warns of New Hostage Phone Scam

General Landry: Scams like this are designed to frighten consumers into hastily sending their money to the callers. Anyone who receives calls like this should contact local law enforcement immediately.

  • 4/5/2019

Signs and Dangers of Youth Vaping

General Landry: I encourage all parents and guardians to be aware of the dangers of vaping and the signs to detect its use.

  • 4/3/2019

Seven Arrests in Acadiana for Child Exploitation

General Landry: My office and I will continue to work closely with our law enforcement partners to get child predators off our streets.

  • 4/3/2019

Louisiana Removes 30k from Medicaid Rolls, Attorney General Jeff Landry Responds

General Landry: The Governor should accompany today’s announcement with an apology to Louisiana taxpayers for the amount of fraud and waste his irresponsible actions caused.

  • 4/2/2019

Illegal Alien Previously Deported for Sex Offenses Arrested in Louisiana for Child Exploitation

General Landry: This arrest should serve as a wake-up call to Congress.

  • 4/1/2019

Framework to Protect Those With Preexisting Conditions Discussed at Press Conference with Attorney General, House Speaker, Senate Health Chairman, and Other State Leaders

General Landry: Our goal is to protect patients, ensure the coverage of preexisting conditions, guarantee coverage for essential benefits, and assure a robust marketplace for affordable healthcare with choices for the People of Louisiana.

  • 3/29/2019

Protecting Preexisting Healthcare Conditions and Other Louisiana Patient Protections, Attorney General Landry, House Speaker Barras, Senate Health & Welfare Committee Chairman Mills, and Insurance Commissioner Donelon Collaborate on New Legislation

General Landry: Legislation will promote patient protections and insurance coverage should pending litigation on the national Affordable Care Act be successful in returning power to the states for improving healthcare.

  • 3/22/2019

Governor Ignores State Law Again, Creates Constitutional Crisis: AG Jeff Landry

General Landry: The Constitution requires that the Governor submit a budget containing revenues ‘which shall not exceed the official forecast of the Revenue Estimating Conference.’ The Governor clearly violated this provision when he intentionally submitted a ‘Proposed Budget’ to JLCB which contained revenues in excess of the official forecast for fiscal year 2020.

  • 3/20/2019

Across Louisiana, Arrests Made for Medicaid Welfare Fraud

General Landry: It is troubling when people fraudulently receive benefits meant for those most in need.

  • 3/7/2019

Major Death Penalty Hearing to Be Held Next Week

General Landry is partnering with the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee under Chairman Mack to hold a full Hearing next week on why the State has delayed justice for family members of victims whose killers are still sitting on death row.

  • 3/1/2019

Mardi Gras Safety Tips Offered by Attorney General Jeff Landry

General Landry: As we pass a good time with the thousands of other revelers across Louisiana, I encourage everyone to keep these tips in mind and use good judgment.

  • 2/27/2019

Abortionist Suspended Immediately Following Attorney General Jeff Landry's Letter to Governor

General Landry: As I continue to defend reasonable safety-related regulations, like requirements that doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges and are board certified, I hope the Governor will ensure that our licensing laws are being fully enforced and that the LSBME is performing its duties.