Headlines – September 9, 2016
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2016-09-09
Subjects: Floods, 2016 | Disaster response and recovery | SCHEDLER, TOM | Elections, 2016 | BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010
- Whinham, Charlie Host
This segment from the September 9, 2016, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: the White House announcing that the federal government will pay for 90% of the costs associated with the response and recovery efforts following the historic flooding in south Louisiana; Secretary of State Tom Schedler dismissing concerns that Louisiana’s election systems are vulnerable to cyberattacks; and the unveiling of the Deepwater Horizon Memorial in New Orleans.