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May 24, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-05-24

Duration: 00:02:10

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Politics | Government | Health Care | GRANDPARENTS | MEDICAID | State Budget Cuts | Visitation rights (Domestic relations)


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Norton, Barbara Speaker
  • Leger, Walt Speaker
  • Landry, Nancy Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 24, 2012, features State Representative Walt Leger discussing a bill protecting the Medicaid Trust Fund for the elderly from budget cuts. It also includes State Representative Nancy Landry introducing her amendment to a bill granting visitation rights to grandparents. Host: Shauna Sanford