Financial Crimes and the Elderly
Senator Breaux was joined by several senior citizens as he spoke to reporters about a hearing on abuse of the elderly. The hearing was… read more
Senator Breaux was joined by several senior citizens as he spoke to reporters about a hearing on abuse of the elderly. The hearing was being held to consider making offenses against the elderly punishable on the level of spousal or child abuse. Following his remarks he answered questions from the reporters. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- John Breaux U.S. Senator [D] Louisiana
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