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March 27, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-03-27

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: RALLIES | Louisiana. Legislature | Corporate tax | Educational change | Government | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | Louisiana State Capitol (Baton Rouge, La.) | TEACHERS | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Politics


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Moret, Stephen Speaker
  • Broadwater, Chris Speaker
  • Albrecht, Greg Speaker
  • Johnson, Jean Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 27, 2012, features Secretary Stephen Moret of the Department of Economic Development and Greg Albrecht of the Legislative Fiscal Office testifying before the House Ways and Means Committee on a bill increasing corporate tax breaks for large companies looking to build in Louisiana. It also includes footage of a rally held by Southwest Louisiana teachers on the steps of the State Capitol to protest against Governor Bobby Jindal’s education reform package. Host: Charlie Whinham