Latest Members of the Louisiana House of Representatives Stories

2011-08-17 10:35:00

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Congressman and PhRMA CEO Billy Tauzin has joined the board of the pharmaceutical benefits management company CaptureRx. He will also serve as the company's Chief Industry Relations Officer. Tauzin will work on behalf of CaptureRx, its hospital and health-center clients, and the national pharmacy networks that partner with the company. He will add his voice to initiatives that include identifying best practices and...

2011-04-18 09:43:00

NEW ORLEANS, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jones Walker is pleased to announce that Marjorie A. McKeithen, former Secretary of the Louisiana Mineral Board and Assistant Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Mineral Resources, has been elected partner at Jones Walker. Ms. McKeithen had served Of Counsel with Jones Walker for the past two years, and co-chairs the firm's Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Industry Team. (Photo:...

2011-04-14 17:54:00

NEW ORLEANS, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the first anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster a few days away, the Women of the Storm, a coalition of women from Texas to Florida, strongly urge all Gulf Coast senators to endorse the Landrieu/Vitter legislation to allocate 80% of BP fine dollars for Gulf Coast restoration. Two weeks ago we walked the halls of Congress with a focused mantra to urge allocation of BP fine dollars to our region. Today, our message is...

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