12/28 Monday: AIDS in Louisiana, Jim Mayer, The Future of Louisiana

Hour 1:

A.J. Johnson

AJ Johnson

CEO and Founder of the Baton Rouge AIDS Society Rev. A.J. Johnson joins Jim to discuss the growth of AIDS in Louisiana. Johnson says 33% of people who find out they have HIV receive an AIDS diagnosis shortly after.  Baton Rouge in number one in the country for it's AIDS rate.

Jim Mayer

Owner and President of Mayer Co. Clothiers in Baton Rouge joins Jim in studio to talk about the health system in Louisiana.  Mayer comments on what Governor Bobby Jindal has done for the health care system and how difficult it will be to improve it when John Bel Edwards takes office in two weeks. 

Hour 2:

Tony Guarisco 

Former State Senator Tony Guarisco joins the show to discuss Governor Bobby Jindal's legacy and the future of Louisiana under the leadership of John Bel Edwards. 

Jeff Sadow

Political Science Professor at LSU-Shreveport Jeff Sadow chats with Tony Guarisco and Jim about Jindal's two terms as governor and how John Bel Edwards will do in office.