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April 26, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-04-26

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: Family violence | Louisiana Coalition against Domestic Violence | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | TOPS PROGRAM | Taylor Opportunity Program for Students | Military | Saltwater encroachment | Mermentau Basin | Environment | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Government | HIGHER EDUCATION


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Adley, Robert Speaker
  • Meeks, Beth Interviewee
  • Strain, Mike Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 26, 2012, features: State Senator Robert Adley presenting his bill extending TOPS eligibility for members of the military; an interview with Beth Meeks of the Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence on the legislation supported by her organization; and Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain testifying on a resolution allowing researchers to study the effects of saltwater intrusion in Mermentau Basin. Host: Charlie Whinham