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June 10, 2011

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-06-10

Duration: 00:02:18

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Traffic safety | Cell phones and traffic accidents | Levee districts | JUDGES


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Stiaes, Charmaine Speaker
  • Champagne, Simone Speaker
  • Jones, Rosalind Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from June 10, 2011, features: State Representative Charmaine Stiaes presenting her bill banning the use of handheld cell phones while driving; State Representative Simone Champagne discussing her resolution asking for a study on the feasibility of creating a levee district in Southwest Louisiana; and State Representative Rosalind Jones explaining her resolution requesting a study on the current structure of the judiciary. Host: Charlie Whinham