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June 16, 2010

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-06-16

Duration: 00:02:20

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | STATE BUDGET | Budget deficits | SEAFOOD INDUSTRY | OIL INDUSTRY | Offshore gas well drilling | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2010 | Politics | Government | RAINY DAY FUND | BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 | Disaster response and recovery | Offshore oil well drilling


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Richmond, Cedric Interviewee
  • Harrison, Joe Interviewee
  • Jones, Rosalind Interviewee
  • Jones, Sam Interviewee
  • Henderson, Reed Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 16, 2010, features interviews with state legislators on several issues, including: State Representatives Cedric Richmond and Rosalind Jones on using and paying back the Rainy Day Fund; State Representative Joe Harrison on his concerns on the economic impact of the BP Oil Spill on the seafood and oil industries; and State Representatives Sam Jones, Reed Henderson and Cedric Richmond on the federal government’s 6-month moratorium on deepwater drilling. Host: Shauna Sanford