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Headlines - October 18, 2013

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-10-18

Duration: 00:03:00

Subjects: Louisiana. State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education | Common Core State Standards Initiative | Jindal, Bobby, 1971- | Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host

Description

This segment from the October 18, 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 Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) approving several policies related to Common Core; Governor Bobby Jindal establishing a conservative non-profit organization called America’s Next; Governor Jindal appointing three new members to the board of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East; the Louisiana Congressional Delegation’s votes on ending the federal government shutdown; and the upcoming October 19th Election Day.