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April 21, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: Public Affairs, News

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-21

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Immigration


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Kobach, Kris Speaker
  • Carter, Robby Speaker
  • Landry, Jeff Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 21, 2016, features: Kris Kobach of the Immigration Law Reform Institute testifying before the House Judiciary Committee on State Representative Valarie Hodges’ bill prohibiting the creation of sanctuary cities; State Representative Robby Carter questioning the provision of the bill that allows law enforcement officers to verify an individual’s citizenship status at any time; and Attorney General Jeff Landry’s response to Carter’s question. Host: Kelly Spires