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State Treasurer John M. Schroder Names Nancy Keaton to Serve as Chief of Staff

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John M. Schroder announced today that he has named former legislative analyst Nancy Keaton to serve as his Chief of Staff. In this role, Nancy will oversee all administrative…

Budget Plan Once Again Misses Opportunity for True Reform and Savings

Baton Rouge, La. – The budget plan released yesterday does not address the underlying problems with state government spending and misses an opportunity for true reform and savings, according to State Treasurer John M. Schroder….

State Treasurer John M. Schroder Announces $528 Million in Bond Commission Approvals

BATON ROUGE, LA – The State Bond Commission approved $528 million for projects statewide and more than $31 million in total savings at its December 14 meeting, according to State Treasurer John M. Schroder. This…

Treasurer Henson Announces $1.1 Billion in Bond Commission Approvals

BATON ROUGE, LA – The State Bond Commission approved $1.1 billion for projects statewide and more than $400 million in total savings at its November 16 meeting, according to State Treasurer Ron Henson. “The commission…

Treasurer Ron Henson Announces $88.2 Million in Bond Commission Approvals

BATON ROUGE, LA – The State Bond Commission approved $88.2 million for projects statewide and more than $208,000 in total savings at its October 19 meeting, according to State Treasurer Ron Henson. Among the individual…

State Treasurer Ron Henson congratulates U.S. Senator John Kennedy for the well-deserved recognition of his many years of state service

State Treasurer Ron Henson congratulates U.S. Senator John Kennedy for the well-deserved recognition of his many years of state service

Treasury Returns $151,000 in Unclaimed Property at Prien Lake Mall in Lake Charles

BATON ROUGE, LA – The Louisiana Department of the Treasury held an Unclaimed Property event at Prien Lake Mall in Lake Charles this past weekend and returned $151,000 to area residents. “We had claims ranging…

Treasurer Ron Henson Announces $477 Million in Bond Commission Approvals

BATON ROUGE, LA – The State Bond Commission approved $477 million for projects statewide and more than $102.5 million in total savings at its September meeting, according to State Treasurer Ron Henson. “The commission approved…

Treasury to Host Unclaimed Property Event at Prien Lake Mall in Lake Charles

Louisiana Has Over $780 Million in Unclaimed Money…Some of It Could Be YoursBATON ROUGE, LA – Louisiana has more than $780 million in Unclaimed Property, and Lake Charles area residents can see if any of…

Treasurer Ron Henson Announces $290.7 Million in Bond Commission Approvals

BATON ROUGE, LA – The State Bond Commission approved $290.7 million for projects statewide and more than $10 million in total savings at its August meeting, according to State Treasurer Ron Henson. “Several school districts…