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Daryl Purpera, Legislative Auditor & Cindy Rougeou, LASERS (2013)

The Press Club



Genre: Public Affairs, News, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-11-04

Duration: 00:28:41

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Purpera, Daryl G. | Rougeou, Cindy | Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System | RETIREMENT SYSTEMS | Louisiana. Legislature. Office of the Legislative Auditor


  • Purpera, Daryl Speaker
  • Rougeou, Cindy Speaker


A speech by Daryl Purpera and Cindy Rougeou before the Baton Rouge Press Club on November 4, 2013. Purpera is the Legislative Auditor and Rougeou is the executive director of the Louisiana State Employees’ Retirement System (LASERS). They discuss: the system’s unfunded accrued liability, including how it occurred and the ways to address it; the current state of LASERS; the impact of the state work force reduction on the retirement system; and pension reform.