BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) — Gov. John Bel Edwards is scheduled to host a 2:30 p.m. press conference today on COVID-19 just hours after the state released record numbers of new infections around the state.

Since Wednesday, the La. Department of Health has recorded 14,077 new cases with 12 new deaths.

The entire press conference can be watched live in the video player above.