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March 19, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-03-19

Duration: 00:02:10

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Government | Louisiana. Department of Revenue | Tax refunds | Debit cards | Louisiana. Department of Children & Family Services | Child welfare | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | STATE BUDGET


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Fannin, Jim Speaker
  • Bridges, Cynthia Speaker
  • Johnson, Ruth Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 19, 2012, features State Representative Jim Fannin questioning Secretary Cynthia Bridges of the Department of Revenue on their plan to issue tax refunds on debit cards. It also includes Secretary Ruth Johnson of the Department of Children and Family Services testifying on their request for $23 million for the Child Welfare program. Host: Shauna Sanford