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BESE Board Elections (2011)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-09-16

Duration: 00:07:29

Subjects: Education | Politics | Elections, 2011 | Louisiana State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Lincoln, Sue Producer
  • Woods, Virnado Editor
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker
  • Hewitt, Sharon Speaker
  • Barrios, Lee Speaker
  • Garvey, Jim Speaker
  • Givens, Louella Speaker
  • Wallace, Ferdiand, Jr. Speaker
  • Matus, Pam Speaker
  • Beebe, Lottie P. Speaker
  • Guice, Keith Speaker
  • Guillot, Jay Speaker
  • Songy, Donald Speaker
  • Roemer, Chas Speaker
  • Meyers, Beth Speaker
  • Bayard, Dale Speaker
  • Boffy, Holly Speaker
  • Rutledge, Domoine Speaker
  • Armstrong, Russell Speaker
  • Guillory, Jim Speaker
  • Hill, Carolyn Speaker


This segment from the September 16, 2011, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Sue Lincoln’s report on the upcoming elections for the seven contested seats on the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE). It includes Governor Bobby Jindal commenting on his intention to be involved in the BESE elections. It also includes comments by several of the candidates: Sharon Hewitt, Lee Barrios, Jim Garvey, Louella Givens, Ferdinand Wallace, Jr., Pam Matus, Lottie P. Beebe, Keith Guice, Jay Guillot, Donald Songy, Chas Roemer, Beth Meyers, Dale Bayard, Holly Boffy, Domoine Rutledge, Russell Armstrong, Jim Guillory, and Carolyn Hill. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford