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April 27, 2010

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-04-27

Duration: 00:02:18

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2010 | Politics | Government | Traffic safety | Cell phones and traffic accidents | Mini-trucks | Concealed carry | Concealed weapons


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Badon, Austin Speaker
  • Little, Sam Speaker
  • Kalivoda, Eric Speaker
  • Duty, Wade Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 27, 2010, features: State Representative Austin Badon testifying on his bill prohibiting the use of cell phones while driving; State Representative Sam Little and Eric Kalivoda of the Department of Transportation and Development testifying on Little’s bill legalizing the driving of mini-trucks on state roads and highways; and testimony on State Senator Daniel Martiny’s bill changing the restrictions on concealed handgun permits. Host: Charlie Whinham