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April 27, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-27

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Health Care | Medical marijuana


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Jackson, Katrina Speaker
  • James, Ted Speaker
  • Lebas, Bernard Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 27, 2016, features State Representative Katrina Jackson of the House Health and Welfare Committee and State Representative Ted James commenting on the ineffectiveness of the medical marijuana legislation passed during the 2015 Legislative Session. It also includes State Representative Bernard Lebas questioning James on his bill authorizing the use of medical marijuana. Host: Kelly Spires