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April 23, 2013

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-04-23

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2013 | Politics | Government | RALLIES | Together Louisiana | MEDICAID | Louisiana State Capitol (Baton Rouge, La.) | Health Care


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Rushing, Melvin Speaker
  • Mills, Fred Speaker
  • White, Bodi Speaker
  • Martiny, Danny Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 23, 2013, features Reverend Melvin Rushing of Together Louisiana and State Senator Fred Mills speaking at a rally on the steps of the State Capitol urging Governor Bobby Jindal to start negotiations on a plan to expand Medicaid benefits in Louisiana. It also includes State Senator Bodi White testifying on his bill preventing anyone who suspects and reports suspicious behavior from being sued. Host: Shauna Sanford