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August 22, 2014
LSWI3750 - August 22, 2014

Common Core Lawsuit, Film Tax Credits Part 2

Common Core Lawsuit (5:50) Governor Jindal lost another round in court over Common Core. A judge has lifted Jindal’s suspension of the contract to allow an essential test associated with controversial academic standards. Ken Campbell of the Black Alliance for Educational Options and Steve Monaghan with the Louisiana Federation of Teachers will join us in studio with a breakdown of the case. SHARE

Film Tax Credits Part 2 (18:36) We’ve heard why actor John Schneider is such a big fan of the state’s film tax credit program. It is helping his new studio in Holden, Louisiana, to flourish. But critics warn the program is much too expensive for taxpayers. Shauna Sanford has reaction from industry executives. SHARE

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