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Gifford Briggs, La. Oil and Gas Association (2014)

The Press Club



Genre: Public Affairs, News, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-03-31

Duration: 00:27:12

Subjects: Louisiana Oil and Gas Association | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Briggs, Gifford | Energy | OIL INDUSTRY | GAS INDUSTRY | NATURAL GAS


  • Briggs, Gifford Speaker


A speech by Gifford Briggs before the Baton Rouge Press Club on March 31, 2014. Briggs is the vice president of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA). He discusses: Louisiana’s “Energy Renaissance”; natural gas and shale gas production; competition for projects with surrounding states; and the effect of lawsuits against the oil and gas industry on Louisiana’s legal climate and the state’s ability to attract new industries.