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Headlines - July 8, 2011

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-07-08

Duration: 00:02:10

Subjects: Space Shuttle Program (U.S.) | United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration | Michoud Assembly Facility (George C. Marshall Space Flight Center) | State hiring freeze | MORGANZA SPILLWAY | NASA | Edwards, Edwin W.

Contributors:

  • Sanford, Shauna Host

Description

This segment from the July 8, 2011, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: the impact of the final mission of the Space Shuttle program on NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans; Governor Bobby Jindal issuing a limited hiring freeze for state employees; the Army Corps of Engineers closing the last gate on the Morganza Spillway; and the end of former Governor Edwin Edwards’ home detention.