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Special Session #3 Update (2018)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-06-22

Duration: 00:03:19

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2018 | Edwards, John Bel | STATE BUDGET | SALES TAX


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Spires, Kelly Producer
  • Crews, Keith Editor
  • Edwards, John Bel Speaker


This segment from the June 22, 2018, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kelly Spires’ update on the Third Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature. She first presents highlights from Governor John Bel Edwards’ opening address to the session. She then reports on the House passage of a sales tax compromise, the renewal of .45 of cent of the sales tax set to expire on July 1, 2018. Host: Andre Moreau