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Legislative Session Preview (2023)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-04-07

Duration: 00:05:00

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Government | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2023


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Erwin, Barry Interviewee


This segment from the April 7, 2023, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s in-studio interview with Barry Erwin, the president of the Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL). He previews the upcoming 2023 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, including: Governor John Bel Edwards’ agenda for his final session; some of the major issues of the session, including changing the loopholes in the law allowing the sale of hemp and increasing the penalties for fentanyl; and the state budget.