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April 5, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-04-05

Duration: 00:02:04

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


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Carter, Steve Speaker
  • Smith, Pat Speaker
  • Kleckley, Chuck Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 5, 2012, features: State Representative Steve Carter introducing his teacher tenure reform bill on the House floor; State Representative Pat Smith speaking out against Carter’s education reform bills because of their potential to ruin the state’s public education system; and an interview with Speaker of the House Check Kleckley on the session’s tough issues. Host: Shauna Sanford