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May 13, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-13

Duration: 00:02:17

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | STATE BUDGET | RALLIES | Mental Health | Abortion


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Geymann, Brett Speaker
  • Hoffman, Frank Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 13, 2011, features: State Representative Brett Geymann discussing his resolution requiring a two-thirds vote of the House and Senate in order to pass a state budget that includes non-recurring dollars; State Representative Frank Hoffman addressing his bill requiring the posting of special signs at abortion clinics; and highlights from a rally held on the steps of the State Capitol by advocates for mental health awareness. Host: Charlie Whinham