Forum for 6th Congressional District candidates at Press Club on Oct. 20

The five candidates for the 6th Congressional District seat who have received at least 10 percent in polling have been invited to speak at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Oct. 20. They are Dan Claitor, Paul Dietzel, Edwin Edwards, Garret Graves and Lenar Whitney. 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 ...

Previous Meetings

  • Pennington Biomedical director will speak at Press Club on Oct. 13

    William Cefalu, Pennington Biomedical Research Center’s executive director, will be the speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Oct. 13.  He will discuss the innovative ways that Pennington Biomedical is capitalizing on its expertise and unique facilities to adapt to the changing dynamics of federal funding for research. Press Club meets on […]

  • Kennedy will speak on state health plan changes at Press Club on Oct. 6

    John Kennedy, state treasurer, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Oct. 6. He will challenge the Louisiana Legislature to exert its oversight authority on state employee health plan changes. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located […]

  • Dan Borne will speak at Press Club on Sept. 29

    Dan Borne, president of the Louisiana Chemical Association, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Sept. 29. He will talk about the chemical side of Louisiana’s petrochemical boom and what it means for jobs and the economy of our state. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room […]

  • Revenue secretary Tim Barfield to speak at Press Club Sept. 22

    Tim Barfield, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Revenue, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Sept. 22. Barfield will discuss this year’s tax amnesty program and his agency’s new Office of Debt Recovery. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton Rouge […]

  • EBR library director will speak at Press Club on Sept. 15

    Spencer Watts, director of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Sept. 15. Watts will discuss the changing role of public libraries, current projects, the 75th anniversary and the future of the library. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the […]

  • Jay Dardenne will speak at Press Club on Sept. 8

    Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Sept. 8. Dardenne will discuss tourism and Louisiana’s future. 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 […]

  • Jay Dardenne will speak at Press Club on Sept. 8

    Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Sept. 8. The Press Club will not meet on Sept. 1 because of the Labor Day holiday. Dardenne will discuss tourism and Louisiana’s future. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton […]

  • Water Institute official to speak at Press Club on Aug. 25

    Chip Groat, president and CEO of the Water Institute of the Gulf in Baton Rouge, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Aug. 25. He will discuss accomplishments of the institute in its first two years and plans for Louisiana coastal restoration. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville […]

  • Southern University athletic director to speak at Press Club on Aug. 18

    William Broussard, director of athletics at Southern University, is the featured speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Aug. 18. He will speak about the upcoming football season and what fans can expect from the reigning SWAC champions. He will also give updates on the other athletic programs at Southern. Press Club […]