Headlines – February 24, 2017
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2017-02-24
Subjects: Teacher tenure | Louisiana. Office of State Parks
- Whinham, Charlie Host
This segment from the February 24, 2017, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: Governor John Bel Edwards’ plans to meet with President Donald Trump to request more flood relief aid; the results of a Tulane University study indicating that 1700 public school teachers in Louisiana have left the classroom due to the tougher teacher tenure law; and Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser announcing fee increases at state parks starting on March 1st.