Nungesser In The News


Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser, Chairman of the National Lt. Governors’ Meeting Today Worked to Promote and Protect Harvesting of American Seafood

WILMINGTON, DE. – Louisiana Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser put promotion and protection of Louisiana and American seafood front and center today before second-in-command state officials from across the nation.  In a resolution before the nation’s Lt. Governors, Nungesser unanimously won support of the members of the National Lieutenant Governors Association when he urged the USDA and FDA to significantly increase …

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Seafood industry faces another hurdle

June 28, 2019 – KPEL News Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser says that it is important to receive emergency funding for fishermen who have nothing right now due to the algae bloom in Lake Pontchartrain and the opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway that affected the salinity levels of Lake Pontchartrain and the Mississippi Sound. Read more (Photo courtesy KPEL News …

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Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser urges Governor John Bel Edwards to include the Louisiana Seafood industry in any federal emergency disaster requests

May 30, 2019 – Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism Due to the scheduled opening of the Morganza Spillway, there is a potential negative impact to the ecosystem. Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser asks that Gov. John Bel Edwards includes seafood and its related industries to any federal emergency disaster declarations.

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