May 17, 2014 2:39 PM by KATC
BATON ROUGE - Governor Jindal issued the following statement on the passing of former Agriculture Commissioner Bob Odom:
"I am sorry to hear about the loss of Bob Odom and my thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends. Bob was a champion for the Louisiana agriculture community and his work will reverberate for decades. His list of accomplishments is truly impressive and his passionate service for Louisiana and the country will not be forgotten."
Governor Bobby Jindal also issued an Executive Order calling for the flags at all state buildings to be flown at half-staff until sunset on Friday, May 23, 2014.