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EBR Bridge Center Proposal (2018)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-12-03

Duration: 00:37:24

Subjects: Bridge Center for Hope | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Mental Health | Elections, 2018 | Kliebert, Kathy H. | Moore, Hillar C., III | Clark, William "Beau" | Paul, Murphy


  • Kliebert, Kathy Speaker
  • Moore, Hillar, III Speaker
  • Clark, Beau Speaker
  • Paul, Murphy Speaker


A speech by Kathy Kliebert before the Baton Rouge Press Club on December 3, 2018. Kliebert is the chairwoman of the Bridge Center Board of Directors and a former secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health. She discusses the Bridge Center tax proposal on the December 8th ballot, which will provide funding to operate a mental health center in Baton Rouge. East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney Hillar Moore III, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner Dr. Beau Clark, and Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul also speak about their reasons for supporting the proposal. Kliebert then answers questions from the audience.