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April 2, 2014

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-04-2

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2014 | Politics | Government | Education | Common Core State Standards Initiative


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Geymann, Brett Speaker
  • Pujol, Patrice Speaker
  • White, John Speaker
  • Roemer, Chas Speaker
  • Richard, Scott Speaker
  • Meza, James Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 2, 2014, features State Representative Brett Geymann testifying before the House Education Committee on his bill creating the Student Standards Commission to assess the Common Core standards and develop state standards for Louisiana’s public schools. It also includes State Superintendent of Education John White and BESE Board President Chas Roemer testifying against the bill. Host: Shauna Sanford