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June 24, 2009

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-06-24

Duration: 00:02:17

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2009 | Politics | Government | STATE BUDGET | HIGHER EDUCATION | TUITION | Universities and colleges | Non-governmental organizations


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Downs, Hollis Speaker
  • Hardy, Rickey Speaker
  • Theriot, Steve Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 24, 2009, features: an update on the status of the state budget; State Representative Hollis Downs discussing a bill allowing tuition increases at the state’s colleges and universities; and State Representative Rickey Hardy and Legislative Auditor Steve Theriot testifying on the possible wrongdoing of an educational non-governmental organization (NGO) that received state funding in last year’s budget. Host: Shauna Sanford