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May 16, 2013

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-05-16

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2013 | Politics | Government | Tax credits | Business | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | Retirement | Teachers' unions | Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Leger, Walt Speaker
  • Dixon, Herbert Speaker
  • Talbot, Kirk Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 16, 2013, features State Representative Walt Leger presenting his bill creating the New Markets Jobs Tax Credit for businesses investing in infrastructure and job creation. It also includes State Representative Herbert Dixon questioning State Representative Kirk Talbot on a bill barring teachers’ union employees from joining the Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana. Host: Shauna Sanford