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April 11, 2013

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-04-11

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2013 | Politics | Government | HIGHER EDUCATION | Taylor Opportunity Program for Students | TOPS PROGRAM


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Eldridge, George Speaker
  • Smith, Pat Speaker
  • Greene, Hunter Speaker
  • Bishop, Wesley Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 11, 2013, features George Eldridge of the Office of Student Financial Assistance testifying before the House Education Committee on a bill allowing special international high school courses to be included in the new TOPS guidelines. It also includes State Representative Hunter Greene testifying on a bill authorizing Louisiana students to use TOPS money for graduate school if they received their undergraduate degree from an out-of-state school. Host: Shauna Sanford