Baton Rouge Press Club

Created in 1969, the Press Club of Baton Rouge promotes the news profession and provides opportunities for members of the press to communicate with each other, their sources and the general public.

State Treasurer John Schroder will speak at Press Club on July 16

State Treasurer John Schroder will speak to the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, July 16. He will discuss the state’s fiscal situation, bond rating, and the success of the Unclaimed Property Division. Press Club meets on Mondays at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located at 102 France St., in the […]

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The Press Club meets at noon on Mondays at the Belle of Baton Rouge in the East and West Baton Rouge Room. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m., the speaker goes on at 12:15 p.m. Lunch is $13 for members and $17 for nonmembers. The meeting adjourns at 1 p.m.

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Upcoming speakers include Ed Tarpley, lawyer and advocate for unanimous juries, on July 30, and Carolyn McKnight, BREC superintendent, on Aug. 13.

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