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April 25, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-25

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Public contracts | HIGHER EDUCATION | TOPS PROGRAM | Taylor Opportunity Program for Students


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Davis, Randy Speaker
  • Walker, Jonathan Speaker
  • Miguez, Blake Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 25, 2016, features Randy Davis and Jonathan Walker of the Division of Administration testifying before the House Appropriations Committee on State Representative Jerome Richard’s bill cutting public contracts and using the savings to fund the TOPS program. It also includes State Representative Blake Miguez commenting on the bill. Host: Kelly Spires