Daniel Erspamer, Pelican Institute (2019)
The Press Club
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2019-03-04
Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Pelican Institute
- Erspamer, Daniel Speaker
A speech by Daniel Erspamer before the Baton Rouge Press Club on March 4, 2019. Erspamer is the chief executive officer of the Pelican Institute, a think tank based in New Orleans. He discusses: the mission of the Pelican Institute; the challenges facing Louisiana; their Jobs and Opportunities Agenda for Louisiana; the topics covered in the agenda, including state budget reform, the state’s legal and regulatory environment, Medicaid, K-12 education, infrastructure, and criminal justice reform; and how they plan to move their agenda forward. He also answers questions from the audience.