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March 1, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-03-01

Duration: 00:01:45

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | SPECIAL SESSIONS | Politics | Government | STATE BUDGET | Alario, John A. Jr., 1943-


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Speer, Butch Speaker
  • Barras, Taylor Speaker
  • Alario, John Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 1, 2016, features: House Clerk Butch Speer moving several House bills to the next day’s calendar; Speaker of the House Taylor Barras explaining to House members that they are waiting on the Senate to vote on several House bills before they can proceed; and an interview with Senate President John Alario on the Senate’s concerns over the deep spending cuts proposed in House Bill 122. Host: Kelly Spires