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Headlines - May 27, 2011

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-05-27

Duration: 00:01:32

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2011 | Politics | Government | Louisiana Science Education Act | BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010


  • Sanford, Shauna Host


This segment from the May 27, 2011, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: the Senate Education Committee voting against the repeal of the Louisiana Science Education Act at the 2011 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature; the re-opening of Elmer’s Island for the first time since the 2010 BP Oil Spill; and BP asking a federal judge to dismiss several claims filed by individuals and businesses that suffered economic damages due to the BP Oil Spill.