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March 11, 2014

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-03-11

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Government | STATE BUDGET | HIGHER EDUCATION | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2014 | Politics | Jindal, Bobby, 1971-


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Nichols, Kristy Speaker
  • Peterson, Karen Carter Speaker
  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 11, 2014, features: Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols testifying before the House Appropriations Committee on the higher education spending in Governor Bobby Jindal’s proposed state budget; State Senator Karen Carter Peterson criticizing Governor Jindal’s previous cuts to higher education; and State Representative John Bel Edwards criticizing Governor Jindal for the amount of time he spends traveling out-of-state. Host: Charlie Whinham