Press Releases

Treasury Has Deposited $78.5 Million in New Unclaimed Property This Fiscal Year

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John M. Schroder announced today that the Treasury has deposited $78.5 million in new Unclaimed Property collections. “We’ve uploaded 100,000 names of people who are owed Unclaimed Property to…

State Treasurer John Schroder Praises Passage of Louisiana Checkbook Legislation

BATON ROUGE, LA – A bill to improve transparency around the state’s finances passed another hurdle on its way to becoming law yesterday, according to State Treasurer John Schroder. HB 510 by Rep. Taylor Barras,…

State Treasurer John Schroder Statement on Bond Commission’s Discussion of Citigroup and Bank of America’s Gun Policies

State Treasurer John Schroder released the following statement today regarding the Bond Commission’s discussion of Citigroup and Bank of America’s gun policies: “As Treasurer and Louisiana’s banker, it’s important for me to make sure we…

State Treasurer John Schroder Proposes Capital Outlay Revolving Loan Bank

BATON ROUGE, LA — State Treasurer John Schroder testified in the House Ways and Means Committee this week in support of House Bill 884 to set up a revolving loan fund for local governments to…

State Treasurer John M. Schroder to Speak to the Lion’s Club of Bossier City on Thursday, April 12

WHO: State Treasurer John M. Schroder WHAT: Speech to the Lion’s Club of Bossier City WHEN: Thursday, April 12 11:30 a.m. (meeting starts) 12:15 p.m. (speech starts) WHERE: The Lion’s Club Hut 716 Bearkat Dr….

State Treasurer John M. Schroder to Speak to Central Louisiana Regional Chamber of Commerce

WHO: State Treasurer John M. Schroder WHAT: Speech to Central Louisiana Regional Chamber of Commerce WHEN: Monday, March 19 at 12:00 p.m. WHERE: Best Western Inn & Suites – Conference Center 2720 N. MacArthur Dr….

Lake Charles American Press – Treasurer: State has spending problem

By John Guidroz at jguidroz@americanpress.com  The special legislative session ending prematurely and lawmakers failing to pass any revenue measures to fix the $994 million budget hole wasn’t a surprise to State Treasurer John Schroder.  During…

State Treasurer John M. Schroder to Speak to Metro Republican Women Wednesday, March 7

WHO: State Treasurer John M. Schroder WHAT: Speech to Metro Republican Women WHEN: Wednesday, March 7 at 12:10 p.m. WHERE: The Rose Garden 5616 Citrus Blvd. New Orleans, LA  70123 WHY: Treasurer Schroder will talk…

State Treasurer John M. Schroder’s Statement About Special Session

State Treasurer John M. Schroder released the following statement about the special session: “This special session was prematurely called and was a complete waste of taxpayer dollars. This is very disappointing that the Governor and the…

State Treasurer John M. Schroder to Speak to Ports Association of Louisiana on Tuesday, March 6

WHO: State Treasurer John M. Schroder WHAT: Speech to the Ports Association of Louisiana WHEN: Tuesday, March 6 at 11:15 a.m. WHERE: Golden Nugget 2550 Golden Nugget Blvd. Lake Charles, LA  70601 WHY: Treasurer Schroder…