Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne (Aug. 2016)
The Press Club
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2016-08-08
Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | DARDENNE, JAY | STATE BUDGET | TOPS PROGRAM | Taylor Opportunity Program for Students | Hospitals | CAPITAL OUTLAY
- Dardenne, Jay Speaker
A speech by Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne before the Baton Rouge Press Club on August 8, 2016. He discusses: the possibility of another state budget shortfall; the cuts to the TOPS Program; the identification of additional government efficiencies; the status of the public-private partnerships between private hospitals and the Department of Health; the state’s cash flow challenges; and the capital outlay budget. Dardenne also answers questions from the audience.