Louisiana Considered: Some Louisiana Law Enforcement Oppose Lifting Concealed Carry Restrictions, Louisiana’s Small Businesses Recover From Pandemic
Published July 14, 2021 at 1:21 PM CDT
Baton Rouge Associated Press correspondent Melinda Deslattediscusses last Thursday’s news release about several Louisiana law enforcement officers supporting Governor Edwards’ veto of a bill that would get rid of the training and background checks required for firearm owners to carry concealed handguns. Republican legislators plan to hold the state’s first-ever veto override session to pass this and other bills later this summer.
Karl Lengel has returned to New Orleans to serve as WWNO’s local host for All Things Considered, a post he held here pre-Katrina. Besides radio, Karl has had a long theatrical career too; read on to learn all about our talented and versatile announcer! He and his wife Ann Casey are delighted to be back home in New Orleans!