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State Treasurer John Kennedy (June 2015)

The Press Club



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-06-01

Duration: 00:29:32

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Kennedy, John Neely | STATE BUDGET | Budget deficits | Dedicated funds -- Louisiana | Public contracts | MEDICAID | Tax exemptions


  • Kennedy, John Speaker


A speech by State Treasurer John Kennedy before the Baton Rouge Press Club on June 1, 2015. He discusses: the current state budget; the comparisons between this budget and the budget for the 2005 fiscal year; and the areas of the budget that need to be addressed, including statutory dedications, state staffing, state contracts, Medicaid, and tax exemptions.