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May 24, 2010

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-05-24

Duration: 00:02:20

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2010 | Politics | Government | HIGHER EDUCATION | TUITION | Universities and colleges | Louisiana GRAD Act of 2010 | Clausen, Sally


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Tucker, Jim Speaker
  • Fannin, Jim Speaker
  • Clausen, Sally Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 24, 2010, features: Speaker of the House Jim Tucker testifying on his bill allowing colleges and universities to increase tuition up to 10% a year if they meet certain standards; State Representative Jim Fannin criticizing Commissioner of Higher Education Sally Clausen for not providing the House Appropriations Committee with requested budget documents in a complete and timely manner; and Commissioner Clausen’s response to Representative Fannin’s comments. Host: Charlie Whinham