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Headlines - October 4, 2013

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-10-04

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: National Flood Insurance Program (U.S.) | Educational vouchers | Centenary College of Louisiana

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host

Description

This segment from the October 4, 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 impact of the federal government shutdown in Louisiana; an increase in the rates for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP); Governor Bobby Jindal writing a letter to President Barack Obama inviting him and Attorney General Eric Holder to tour schools that accept school vouchers; and Centenary College in Shreveport announcing the creation of “Centenary in Paris,” a French immersion class in Paris that is available to all incoming freshmen.