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Gov. John Bel Edwards | End of Year Press Conference | 12/20/17 | Newsmakers

Gov. John Bel Edwards - End of Year Press Conference

Governor John Bel Edwards | Louisiana Budget Update | 12/19/17 | Newsmakers

John Bel Edwards, Governor, Louisiana Budget Update

Tom Yura | BASF & The Chemical Industry | 12/13/17 | Newsmakers

Tom Yura, BASF & The Chemical Industry

Jay Ducote | Culinary Personality - Pursuit of Passion | 12/06/17 | Newsmakers

Jay Ducote spends most of his time as a food and beverage writer, blogger, radio host, speaker, video producer, culinary personality, chef and hugger. Jay resides in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, though he also travels as much as he can.

AMIA (Association of Moving Image Archivists) Conference | 12/01/17 | Newsmakers

AMIA (Association of Moving Image Archivists) Conference

John Dickson & The LSU A Cappella Choir | 11/29/17 | Newsmakers

John Dickson & The LSU A Cappella Choir Performing

Stephanie Riegel | Where the Rubber Meets The Road | 11/15/17 | Newsmakers

Stephanie Riegel - “Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Issues Facing Baton Rouge”

Mike Rubin | McGlinchey Stafford PLLC | 11/09/17 | Newsmakers

Mike Rubin, a Baton Rouge native, is one of the leaders of the multi-state law firm of McGlinchey Stafford PLLC, with offices from the West Coast to the Gulf Coast to the East Coast. He is a past president of the Baton Rouge Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Bar Association of the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.

Will Wade | Head Coach LSU Basketball | 11/01/17 | Newsmakers

Frank William “Will” Wade was named the 22nd head men’s basketball coach at LSU on March 20, 2017. He comes to LSU after a two-year stint as the head coach at Virginia Commonwealth University with four years of very successful experience as a head basketball coach.

Sean Reilly | CEO Lamar Advertising Company | 10/25/17 | Newsmakers

Sean Reilly is Chief Executive Officer of Lamar Advertising Company headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Mr. Reilly has served in various capacities at Lamar since 1989, then a family owned private business. He spoke on “Billboards, Floods, and Fiscal Reform”

Dr. F King Alexander | L.S.U. Update | 10/18/17 | Newsmakers

President and Chancellor Dr. F. King Alexander gives a Update on LSU

Fmr. LSU Athletic Director Skip Bertman | A Look Back | 10/02/17 | Newsmakers

Skip Bertman, LSU Athletic Director, "A Look Back"

Chris Tyson | LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center | 9/25/17 | Newsmakers

The Challenges of Building an Equitable Baton Rouge presented by LSU Law Professor Chris Tyson

Paul Arrigo | President & CEO Visit Baton Rouge | 09/20/17 | Newsmakers

Paul Arrigo, President & CEO Visit Baton Rouge

Matt Moscona | After Further Review | 09/11/2017 | Newsmakers

Matt Moscona - After Further Review; Sports Media

Mike King | Volunteers of America CEO | 09/06/17 | Newsmakers

Mike King, Volunteers of America CEO

Bill Cassidy | U.S. Senator | 08/23/17 | Newsmakers

Bill Cassidy, U.S. Senator

Tom Schedler | LA Secretary of State | 08/16/17 | Newsmakers

Tom Schedler spoke at this weeks's Rotary Club of Baton Rouge on elections, races, and the Secretary of State's office.

Jay Dardenne | Commissioner of Administration | 08/10/17 | Newsmakers

Jay Dardenne, Commissioner of Administration, addressed the coming budget shortfall and the "fiscal cliff" Louisiana is facing.

CABL Panel Discussion | 12/13/17 | Newsmakers

The Louisiana political landscape, including Edwards' win, the state budget and next year's U.S. Senate race. Also the causes of dysfunction in Washington DC and how to fix it.


News and speakers from the state's capitol