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Possible Veto Override Session (2021)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-07-09

Duration: 00:04:55

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2021 | Veto


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Miguez, Blake Interviewee
  • Green, Kyle Interviewee
  • Robins-Brown, Peter Interviewee


This segment from the July 9, 2021, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s report on the growing support for the Louisiana Legislature to call a veto override session. St. Cyr reports that supporters of the session would like to override the vetoes on a bill banning transgender athletes from competing on girls’ sports team and a bill allowing concealed carry without a permit. She interviews: State Representative Blake Miguez, the House Republican leader and supporter of the session; State Representative Kyle Green, a Democrat who opposes the session; and Peter Robins-Brown of Louisiana Action.