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Headlines - May 31, 2013

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-05-31

Duration: 00:03:08

Subjects: Louisiana. Supreme Court

Contributors:

  • Sanford, Shauna Host

Description

This segment from the May 31, 2013, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: an update on the status of the state budget; the discovery that two letters laced with ricin that were sent to President Barack Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg were mailed from Shreveport; the Louisiana Supreme Court hearing a case that challenges the state’s lawful presence law; the Department of Education reporting that 33% more students took Advanced Placement courses; and Governor Bobby Jindal signing several bills into law.