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Headlines - July 13, 2012

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-07-13

Duration: 00:02:34

Subjects: Educational change | Roemer, Charles, E., II, 1923-2012 | Music | Connick, Harry, Jr., 1967- | Louisiana Public Broadcasting | Education

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Jindal, Bobby Speaker
  • Connick, Harry, Jr. Speaker

Description

This segment from the July 13, 2012, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: Governor Bobby Jindal’s reaction to a district judge not issuing an injunction against his education reform laws; the death of former Commissioner of Administration Charles Roemer, the father of former Governor Buddy Roemer, at age 88; and musician Harry Connick, Jr. discussing his partnership with Louisiana Public Broadcasting and Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne to produce a music program in honor of Louisiana’s bicentennial of statehood.