The Mission of the Legislative Communications Office (LCO) is to advance the Louisiana Legislature by helping its Members and staff gather, consider and fully discuss all ideas; to increase public engagement; to foster confidence; and to build goodwill.
The Legislative Communications Office provides the Louisiana Legislature with a fully comprehensive non-partisan communications office.Read More
The LCO provides press credentials to members of the working news media. Badges are only issued to those who have submitted an application and have been approved. To find out more, click the link below.Read More
The LCO assists Legislators in coordinating in-school visits with students each year to teach them the importance of civics both locally and nationally, providing resources for classroom demonstration and education purposes.Read More
Cory StewartChief Communications Officer
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 44291
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
(225) 342-9737 Phone Number
(225) 377-2372 Fax Number
Our talented team of writing professionals works with legislators to communicate specific ideas and knowledge to the public.
We have an extensive design team, capable of meeting even the most demanding graphic needs.
Direct Mail Marketing
We have the ability to produce a multitude of design pieces, from newsletters and mail-outs, to surveys, brochures and pamphlets.
Photography & Videography
The LCO has a staff of dedicated photographers for each chamber of the legislature for both committee and chamber meetings.
Our office works to create unique opportunities for Legislators to connect with the citizens of Louisiana.
The LCO offers complete design control on each & every element, providing endless marketing customization possibilities.
The LCO manages the audio and video systems of the State Capitol, providing technical support to the camera, audio and cable television operations within the building.
The LCO uses state of the art software to provide real-time news coverage to the members of the legislature.
Video Streaming/Web Design
The LCO Web & Digital Media team oversees the online streaming of all legislative proceedings and manages more than 20 websites for the legislature and conjoined entities.
Each year, legislators are asked to complete in-school visits with students to teach them the importance of civics both locally and on a national level.
Press Conferences/Media Briefings
The LCO maintains a lengthy list of local and national media contacts, along with a healthy working relationship with the media to assist in facilitating media coverage in a variety of different manners.
The LCO credentials only members of the working news media for coverage of the Louisiana Legislature.