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May 27, 2009

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-05-27

Duration: 00:02:22

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2009 | Politics | Government | Education | School sports | High school athletes | Hospitals | Louisiana State University System


  • Stone, Thomas Host
  • Hardy, Rickey Speaker
  • Henderson, Kenny Speaker
  • Lambert, Eddie Speaker
  • Nowlin, Rickey Interviewee
  • Jones, Jerry Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 27, 2009, features testimony on a bill raising the grade point average for high school athletes from 1.5 to 2.0. It also includes an interview with State Representative Rickey Nowlin on his bill requiring LSU to present their plans for financing, designing and building a new hospital in New Orleans. Host: Thomas Stone