Press Releases

LAMP Membership Grows to 300 Strong

BATON ROUGE, LA – The Louisiana Asset Management Pool (LAMP) recently enrolled new local government clients, pushing its total participation to more than 300 members, according to LAMP Marketing Representative Jo Reynolds, who announced the…

Legislature Authorizes Banks to Use Letters of Credit

BATON ROUGE, LA – State lawmakers passed a bill during the Special Legislative Session to allow banks in Louisiana to use letters of credit issued by the Federal Home Loan Bank to collateralize deposits of…

AGs Office to Present Legal Options to Tobacco Task Force

BATON ROUGE, LA – Legal experts from the state Attorney Generals Office are scheduled to present the Tobacco Settlement Payment Options Task Force with a legal game plan of how the state might sell or…

Kennedy Named Vice Chairman of IEB

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John Kennedy was named vice chairman of the Louisiana Interim Emergency Board at its first meeting of the new administration. The board consists of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State…

Tobacco Task Force to Review Legal Options

BATON ROUGE, LA – Members of the Tobacco Settlement Payment Options Task Force will hold their second meeting at 1 p.m. Monday, February 28, in Senate Committee Room A of the State Capitol to hear…

Treasurer Kennedy Appoints Arkansas Native First Assistant

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John Kennedy has appointed Ron J. Henson, a native of El Dorado, Arkansas, and 25-year veteran of government service, as First Assistant State Treasurer. I am pleased to announce…

Taylor Joins Kennedy Administration

BATON ROUGE, LA – Denham Springs resident Delia Adams Taylor, APR, has joined State Treasurer John Kennedy’s administration as Communications Director. As Communications Director, Taylor will be responsible for publicity management, media relations, and communications…

State Treasurer John Kennedy Names Baton Rouge Native

BATON ROUGE, LA – John Kennedy, who was sworn in as the new State Treasurer on January 10th, has appointed Baton Rouge native and LSU graduate Jason R. Redmond as Deputy State Treasurer. “I am…

State Treasurer John Kennedy Names Jackson, Louisiana Native As Confidential Assistant

BATON ROUGE, La – John Kennedy, who was sworn in as the new State Treasurer on January 10th, has appointed Alice B. Dunn as his Confidential Assistant at the Department of Treasury. A native of…

State Treasurer John Kennedy Re-Appoints Three To Treasury Posts

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John Kennedy has reappointed three top level officials at the Department of Treasury to work with him during his administration: Sharon Perez Cooper Harrell Jim Napper SHARON B. PEREZ…