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State Rep. Lance Harris (2018)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-04-30

Duration: 00:32:05

Subjects: Republican Party (La.) | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Harris, Lance | State legislators | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2018 | Louisiana. Legislature | STATE BUDGET


  • Harris, Lance Speaker


A speech by State Representative Lance Harris before the Baton Rouge Press Club on April 30, 2018. Harris represents District 25 in Rapides Parish and serves as the chairman of the House Republican Caucus. He discusses: the Republican delegation’s strategy for fixing the 2018 fiscal cliff; the history of the fiscal cliff; the first 2018 Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature, including their efforts to pass an expenditure limit and Louisiana Checkbook, a government transparency website; and the House version of the state budget that was passed during the ongoing Regular Session. He also answers questions from the audience.