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May 25, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-25

Duration: 00:02:08

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Immigration | Illegal Aliens | Agriculture | RESTAURANTS | Louisiana Buy Local Purchase Incentive Program


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Harrison, Joe Speaker
  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker
  • Blanche, Fabian Interviewee
  • Strain, Mike Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 25, 2011, features: State Representative Joe Harrison testifying on his illegal immigration bill; an interview with Fabian Blanche of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police on the unenforceability of Harrison’s bill; and Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain testifying on a bill creating the Louisiana Buy Local Purchase Incentive Program for restaurants. Host: Shauna Sanford