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State Treasurer John Kennedy (2014)

The Press Club



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-10-06

Duration: 00:28:50

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Kennedy, John Neely | HEALTH INSURANCE | Louisiana. Office of Group Benefits | Louisiana. Division of Administration


  • Kennedy, John Speaker


A speech by State Treasurer John Kennedy before the Baton Rouge Press Club on October 6, 2014. He discusses the state employee health insurance program available through the Office of Group Benefits (OGB), including: the creation of the office under the Division of Administration; its current health plans; how it compares to the health plans in other states; the program’s current financial problems; the Division of Administration’s proposed solution; and other possible solutions.