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May 10, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-10

Duration: 00:02:24

Subjects: TOPS PROGRAM | Taylor Opportunity Program for Students | Millennium Trust Fund | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Jindal, Bobby, 1971- | Louisiana State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education | RESIGNATIONS | Pastorek, Paul | HIGHER EDUCATION


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Jindal, Bobby Interviewee
  • Smith, Gary Speaker
  • Cortez, Page Speaker
  • Smith, Pat Speaker
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 10, 2011, features an interview with Governor Bobby Jindal on the next steps for the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) following the resignation of Superintendent of Education Paul Pastorek. It also includes Governor Jindal testifying in support of a bill dedicating particular monies within the Millennium Trust Fund to the TOPS scholarship program. Host: Shauna Sanford