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June 2, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-06-02

Duration: 00:02:22

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Tax credits | Film Industry | Education | PUBLIC SCHOOLS | School discipline | JUDGES


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Chaisson, Joel Speaker
  • Broome, Sharon Weston Speaker
  • Dove, Gordon Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 2, 2011, features: Senate President Joel Chaisson explaining his bill offering a 5% tax credit for movie productions spending $50 million or more; State Senator Sharon Weston Broome discussing her bill limiting the use of expulsions and suspensions in public schools; and State Representative Gordon Dove asking for a bill creating a minority judgeship in Terrebonne Parish to be moved from the House and Governmental Affairs Committee to the House Judiciary Committee. Host: Shauna Sanford