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Congressman John Fleming Interview - Feb. 11, 2011

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-02-11

Duration: 00:07:07

Subjects: Fleming, John C. | Politics | Government | REAPPORTIONMENT | Apportionment (Election law)

Contributors:

  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Fleming, John Interviewee

Description

This segment from the February 11, 2011, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford’s interview with Congressman John Fleming. He discusses: the upcoming reapportionment of the Louisiana Congressional districts; his agreement with the Legislature making the decision on where to draw the district boundaries; his support of Congressman Rodney Alexander’s redistricting proposal; and the difficulties involved with merging districts four and five in north Louisiana.