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'A Critical Point' For Louisiana: Gov. John Bel Edwards On COVID-19 Surge, Vaccine, Unemployment

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards holds up his own mask, taken off while he was speaking, to remind Louisiana residents that a highly effective thing within their power to do to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to wear a mask. (Travis Spradling/The Advocate via AP, Pool)
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards holds up his own mask, taken off while he was speaking, to remind Louisiana residents that a highly effective thing within their power to do to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to wear a mask. (Travis Spradling/The Advocate via AP, Pool)

Louisiana is experiencing another surge in coronavirus cases, and hospitalizations are increasing ahead of the holidays.

Gov. John Bel Edwards joins host Peter O’Dowd.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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