Edwards visits NWLA to announce new Cybersecurity Commission


Gov. John Bel Edwards spoke at Parkway High School on Thursday, Dec. 7, then signed an executive order creating a Cybersecurity Commission.
(Sarah Crawford/The Times)

The national security of the United States has never been as tied to cybersecurity as it is today, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said in Bossier City on Thursday.

Noting that Northwest Louisiana has become a hub for cybersecurity over the past 10 years, Edwards signed an executive order creating the Cybersecurity Commission, which will put Louisiana’s innovative resources into practice.

“This is a really big deal for the

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