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May 9, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-09

Duration: 00:02:17

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Government | HIGHER EDUCATION | MERGERS | UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS | Southern University in New Orleans | Politics


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Leger, Walt Speaker
  • Tucker, Jim Speaker
  • Rainwater, Paul Speaker
  • Smith, Pat Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 9, 2011, features Speaker of the House Jim Tucker and Commissioner of Administration Paul Rainwater testifying before the House Appropriations Committee on how the state plans to pay for the proposed merger of Southern University at New Orleans and the University of New Orleans. Host: Shauna Sanford