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State Reps. Ted James & Rogers Pope Interview (2013)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-01-18

Duration: 00:07:43

Subjects: Gun Control | School safety and security | State legislators


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Pope, Rogers Interviewee
  • James, Ted Interviewee


This segment from the January 18, 2013, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford’s in-studio interview with State Representative Ted James and State Representative Rogers Pope. They discuss: their reaction to President Barack Obama’s four major gun control proposals; the recent passage of a constitutional amendment protecting the gun ownership rights of Louisiana citizens; school safety; and the possibility of arming teachers in the classroom.