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April 1, 2010

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-04-1

Duration: 00:02:18

Subjects: STATE BUDGET | Budget deficits | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2010 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Government | Tucker, Jim | LaBruzzo, John | Schroder, John M.


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Shaw, Buddy Interviewee
  • Jones, Sam Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 1, 2010, features a report on Speaker of the House Jim Tucker’s removal of State Representatives John LaBruzzo and John Schroder, both Republicans, from the House Appropriations Committee because they voted for State Representative Noble Ellington, a Democrat, for House Speaker Pro Tempore. It also includes an interview with State Senator Buddy Shaw on his agreement with Governor Bobby Jindal on not using one-time money to overcome the state’s budget deficit. Host: Charlie Whinham