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April 12, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-12

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Edwards, John Bel | STATE BUDGET | Tax reform | Politics


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker
  • Henry, Cameron Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 12, 2016, features Governor John Bel Edwards testifying before the House Appropriations Committee on his revised spending plan and the need for comprehensive tax reform. It also includes State Representative Cameron Henry, the chairman of the committee, explaining that legislative spending priorities may differ from Edwards’ plan. Host: Kelly Spires