Stephen Moret http://wrkf.org en TUESDAY: La. Secretary of Economic Development Steven Moret; Rep. Vance McAllister http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-la-secretary-economic-development-steven-moret-rep-vance-mcallister <p>Secretary of Louisiana Economic Development Stephen Moret joins Jim in the studio for the better part of today's show. With Louisiana having the second lowest unemployment rate in the South, Moret discusses economic growth in Louisiana and gives such examples as: Baton Rouge's IBM plant, Lafayette's Bell Helicopter facility and CGI's new technology center. He also talks on the importance and excitement&nbsp;of the emerging Software Development &amp; Digital Media growth in Louisiana.</p><p>Also, Congressman Vance McAllister calls in for the last segment of today's show to follow up on his announcement yesterday that he will be running for re-election. Also, find out what his surprising answer is when asked whom he'll be supporting for Senator: Cassidy or Landrieu?</p><p></p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:15:03 +0000 Jim Engster 28772 at http://wrkf.org MONDAY: Economic Development Secretary Stephen Moret, Author Fred Kaplan http://wrkf.org/post/monday-economic-development-secretary-stephen-moret-author-fred-kaplan <p>Jim talks with Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Stephen Moret about business developments in the state in 2012 and the outlook for 2013.</p><p>Author Fred Kaplan discusses his book, "The Insurgents," about how General Davis Petraeus and others sought to change the U.S. military.</p><p>WRKF News Director Amy Jeffries talks with NPR Justice Correspondent Carrie Johnson about the federal government's settlement with Transocean in the Deepwater Horizon case.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 16:15:31 +0000 Jim Engster 4361 at http://wrkf.org