Opening of Louisiana State Legislature

Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) addressed a joint session at the opening of the Louisiana State Legislature’s 2013 session at the State… read more

Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) addressed a joint session at the opening of the Louisiana State Legislature’s 2013 session at the State House in Baton Rouge. Father Bayhi gave the invocation and the Presentation of Colors was by Baton Rouge Fire Department. Governor Jindal laid out his top priorities for Louisiana. He withdrew his plan for eliminating state income tax in favor of sales taxes, but raised the problem of many people leaving the state for better opportunities elsewhere.

The program opened with commentary by journalists.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Opening of Louisiana State Legislature

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Program ID:
311963-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
State Legislature
Location:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Apr 8, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 9, 2013

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  • Apr 08, 2013 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 7:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 11:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 2013 | 3:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1