The featured speaker at March’s Ascension GOP Roundtable is Scott McKay, publisher of The Hayride, an online political newspaper.

The roundtable is at 11:30 a.m. March 15 at the Clarion Inn in Gonzales.

McKay is a veteran of the media business who posts under the handle “MacAoidh.” In recent years, his writings have appeared in a variety of national online publications and he currently contributes to The American Spectator. His presentation will focus on the legislative session.

The public is invited to attend and 2018 Republican candidates are welcome to meet-and-greet with guests. Cost of lunch is $18, collected at the door by cash or check. Members and guests are requested to bring nonperishable items for donation to the St. Theresa Food Bank.

For reservations, call (225) 921-5187 or email