News Bobby Jindal says he will make 'major announcemnt" about 2016, according to NBC Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal reportedly said he will make a "major announcement" about 2016 plans. Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images By REUTERS June 3, 2015 8:42 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Republican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will make a "major announcement" about his 2016 plans in New Orleans on June 24, NBC reported. Jindal had earlier said he would decide on whether to seek the Republican presidential nomination once the state legislature concludes its current session in June. He has already made frequent visits to key primary states and launched a presidential exploratory committee, NBC said. Jindal, who is Indian American, has served as the governor of Louisiana since 2008. Reuters could not immediately reach Jindal's office for comment. By REUTERS Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.