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April 8, 2013

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-04-08

Duration: 00:01:45

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2013 | Politics | Government | Jindal, Bobby, 1971- | Taxes | INCOME TAX | Tax reform


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker
  • Badon, Austin Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 8, 2013, features Governor Bobby Jindal discussing his decision to pull his controversial tax swap plan and his support of phasing out the income tax during his opening address to the 2013 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature. It also includes an interview with State Representative Austin Badon on his reaction to Jindal’s speech. Host: Shauna Sanford