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June 22, 2009

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-06-22

Duration: 00:02:30

Subjects: Budget deficits | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2009 | Government | Politics | Public official pay raises | STATE BUDGET


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Peterson, Karen Carter Speaker
  • Tucker, Jim Speaker
  • Roy, Chris Speaker
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 22, 2009, features highlights from the day’s activity on the House floor, including State Representative Chris Roy discussing a bill that gives pay raises to elected officials. It also includes a press conference with Governor Bobby Jindal discussing options for addressing the state’s $1.3 billion budget shortfall. Host: Shauna Sanford