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April 26, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-26

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | STATE BUDGET | Louisiana -- Officials and employees | Louisiana. Department of State Civil Service


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Bacala, Tony Speaker
  • Decoteau, Byron Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 26, 2016, features State Representative Tony Bacala and Byron Decoteau of the Department of State Civil Service testifying before the House Appropriations Committee on Bacala’s bill allowing the Governor or the Legislature to deduct 1% of state employee salaries if the state has a budget deficit. Host: Kelly Spires