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Headlines - May 17, 2013

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-05-17

Duration: 00:03:34

Subjects: Hospitals | MEDICAID | SEAFOOD INDUSTRY | Louisiana. Office of State Police

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Nevers, Ben Interviewee
  • Miranda, Michele Crecionne Interviewee
  • Edmonson, Mike Interviewee

Description

This segment from the May 17, 2013, 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: the Legislative Auditor finding that the LSU hospitals may have to pay $42 million in termination pay and unemployment to employees who were laid off due to hospital mergers; an interview with State Senator Ben Nevers on Medicaid expansion; the unveiling of a new “Certified Authentic Louisiana Wild Seafood” label; and interviews with Michele Crescionne Miranda and Colonel Mike Edmonson at the annual State Police Memorial ceremony.