Legislative Summit to be held Aug. 22


Local Chambers of Commerce will host their Legislative Summit Aug. 22, 11:30 a.m., at the Municipal Auditorium in Shreveport.

Attendees will hear from the President of the Louisiana State Senate, Senator John A. Alario, Jr., and Speaker of the Louisiana House of Representatives, Representative Taylor F. Barras. With special guests, Senator Eric LaFleur, Chairman Senate Finance; Senator Jean-Paul J. Morrell, Chairman Senate Revenue & Fiscal Affairs; Representative Cameron Henry, Chairman House Appropriations.

Doors open at 11 a.m.

Tickets are $50, tables of eight are $550. Click here to purchase your tickets.

This forum is a regional partnership with our area business partners – Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce and the Minden South Webster Chamber of Commerce, as well as GBEDF (Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation), NLEP (North Louisiana Economic Partnership) and SBBA (Shreveport-Bossier Business Alliance for Higher Education).

The evening before the summit, all local legislators will be recognized and honored at a Legislative Reception. The reception will be held on Monday, Aug. 21 from 6-8 p.m. at Jimmy’s Steak & Seafood inside Margaritaville Resort Casino. RSVP to frontdesk@bossierchamber.com by August 18.