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February 25, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-02-25

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | SPECIAL SESSIONS | Politics | Government | Taxes | SALES TAX


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Jackson, Katrina Speaker
  • Stokes, Julie Interviewee
  • Abramson, Neil Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from February 25, 2016, features: State Representative Katrina Jackson testifying before the House Ways and Means Committee on her bill raising the sales tax by one cent; an interview with State Representative Julie Stokes on the definition of a clean penny; and State Representative Neil Abramson, the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, questioning Jackson on her bill. Host: Kelly Spires