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Headlines – October 23, 2015

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-10-23

Duration: 00:02:00

Subjects: Common Core State Standards Initiative | Elections, 2015


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Pinsonat, Bernie Speaker


This segment from the October 23, 2015, 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: pollster Bernie Pinsonat speaking to the Baton Rouge Press Club about voter apathy for the 2015 Louisiana gubernatorial election; a federal judge ruling that Louisiana must continue to provide Medicaid funding to the Planned Parenthood clinic; a judge ruling that there will be no trial in the Jindal Administration’s federal lawsuit against Common Core; and the Common Core test results for students in Louisiana.