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May 20, 2015

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-05-20

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2015 | SEAFOOD INDUSTRY | Crawfish industry


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Meche, Jody Speaker
  • Lambert, Eddie Speaker
  • Cormier, Guy Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 20, 2015, features Atchafalaya crawfisherman Jody Meche, State Representative Eddie Lambert, and St. Martin Parish President Guy Cormier testifying before the House Natural Resources Committee on Lambert’s resolution creating a committee to study issues surrounding the crawfish industry, including the possibility of establishing a crawfish season. Host: Charlie Whinham