The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has announced the creation of the Kathleen Babineaux Blanco Public Policy Center. Blanco, a UL Lafayette alumna, is the only woman to serve as Louisiana governor. The policy center and archive will house Blanco’s gubernatorial papers. It also will contribute interdisciplinary, independent research to a host of public policy areas, including criminal justice reform, poverty and economic opportunity, governmental ethics, and education. Learn more about the center and its mission by viewing the video, or by visiting louisiana.edu or blancocenter.louisiana.edu.
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