Commissioner of Insurance Donelon will speak at Press Club on Feb. 17

Jim Donelon, commissioner of the Louisiana Department of Insurance, will speak at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Feb. 17. Donelon will discuss the need for tort reform to bring down the cost of insurance for businesses and individuals alike in Louisiana. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located at 102 France St. Parking is free in the garage off Mayflower Street. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 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.