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BRAC’s Election Recap
While most media attention has been on the presidential election, arguably more-important local elections were making news as well.
October New Investors
BRAC welcomes its newest investors and thanks them for their support driving economic development in the region.
Special Legislative Session Recap: More Special than Session
The legislature adjourned a few days early after a 25-day special session. At the start of the special session, the legislature was faced with addressing four main objectives: emergency declaration powers, the unemployment trust fund, COVID-19 pandemic recovery, and hurricane disaster relief.
No Pain, No Gain?
Scott Kirkpatrick, Executive Director of CRISIS, discusses funding for the widening of I-10 from the “new” Mississippi River bridge to the I-10/I-12 split.
Diversity Star Spotlight: Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and ExxonMobil Baton Rouge
The 2020 Diversity Star honorees, the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and ExxonMobil Baton Rouge, provide insight on how to better embrace diversity in the business world.
Capitol 411: October 15 Update
The Legislature is at the end of its third week of the special session.
Capitol 411: October 8 Update
The Legislature is at the end of its second week of the special session.