Commissioner Dardenne will speak at Press Club on Aug. 8

Louisiana Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne will speak at the Baton Rouge Press Club on Monday, Aug. 8. Dardenne will talk about government efficiency and reform. Press Club meets on Mondays at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located at 102 France St., in the East and West Baton Rouge Room. Parking is free in the garage off Mayflower Street. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $13 for members and $17 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.