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May 16, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-16

Duration: 00:02:22

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Taxes | CIGARETTES | Tobacco products


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Ashworth, Eddie Speaker
  • Andrews, Chris Speaker
  • Lemoine, Colleen Speaker
  • Tatman, David Speaker
  • Baldone, Damon Speaker
  • Thomas, Rina Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 16, 2011, features testimony on State Representative Harold Ritchie’s bill increasing the tax on cigarettes and tobacco products by 70 cents. Host: Shauna Sanford