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Robert Travis Scott Interview - Feb. 12, 2016

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-02-12

Duration: 00:06:23

Subjects: Scott, Robert Travis | Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana, Inc. | STATE BUDGET | Edwards, John Bel | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | SPECIAL SESSIONS


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Scott, Robert Travis Interviewee


This segment from the February 12, 2016, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s in-studio interview with Robert Travis Scott, the president of the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana (PAR). He discusses: Governor John Bel Edwards’ address to the people on the state budget deficit; the state’s bad budget practices; the recommendations in PAR’s policy brief on the state budget deficit; and what can be accomplished during the three-week special session.