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May 19, 2010

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-05-19

Duration: 00:02:22

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2010 | Government | Drivers' licenses | Abortion | Medical malpractice | Politics


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • McPherson, Joe Speaker
  • Edmonson, Mike Speaker
  • Johnson, Robert Interviewee
  • Rittenberg, Bill Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 19, 2010, features State Senator Joe McPherson and Colonel Mike Edmonson of the Louisiana State Police testifying on McPherson’s bill to refund taxpayers for a drivers’ license fee increase. It also includes an interview with State Representative Robert Johnson on his bill excluding elective abortions from the Medical Malpractice Act. Host: Shauna Sanford