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Sen. Mary Landrieu Interview - Sept. 17, 2010

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-09-17

Duration: 00:06:50

Subjects: Landrieu, Mary, 1955- | Offshore oil well drilling | Small business | Feinberg, Kenneth R. | BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010

Contributors:

  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Landrieu, Mary Interviewee

Description

This segment from the September 17, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford’s interview with United States Senator Mary Landrieu. She discusses: her disagreement with the Obama Administration’s moratorium on deep water oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico; her concern for the impact of the moratorium on the small businesses that service the oil rigs; Kenneth Feinberg and the BP Oil Spill claims process; and the recent passage of tax cuts for small businesses.