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March 16, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-03-16

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: Government | Education | Educational change | Teacher tenure | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Educational vouchers | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker
  • Williams, Raeshawn Interviewee
  • Guillory, Alexis Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 16, 2012, features a recap of the week’s action on Governor Bobby Jindal’s education reform package, which includes a restriction on teacher tenure and the creation of a school voucher program. It includes interviews with public school teachers protesting the plan on the steps of the State Capitol. Host: Charlie Whinham