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May 11, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-11

Duration: 00:02:18

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | DRUG TESTING | Welfare | Planned Parenthood | Abortion | Louisiana Board of Regents


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Jackson, Michael Speaker
  • LaBruzzo, John Speaker
  • Hoffman, Frank Speaker
  • Flournoy, Melissa Speaker
  • Murrow, Liz Speaker
  • Barrow, Regina Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 11, 2011, features: State Representative John LaBruzzo testifying on his bill requiring drug testing for adult welfare recipients; State Representative Frank Hoffman and Dr. Melissa Flournoy of Louisiana Progress testifying on a House Concurrent Resolution calling for Congress to defund Planned Parenthood; and State Representative Regina Barrow and Liz Murrow of the Governor’s Office testifying on Barrow’s bill to mandate diversity on the Board of Regents. Host: Shauna Sanford