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May 12, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-05-12

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | STATE BUDGET | Louisiana Revenue Estimating Conference


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Spires, Kelly Interviewee
  • Albrecht, Greg Speaker
  • Dix, Manfred Speaker
  • Barras, Taylor Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 12, 2016, features: an interview with State Representative Gene Reynolds, the chairman of the Democratic Caucus, on his concerns with the current state budget proposal; Greg Albrecht of the Legislative Fiscal Office and state economist Manfred Dix testifying before the Revenue Estimating Conference on the current revenue projections; and an interview with Speaker of the House Taylor Barras. Host: Kelly Spires