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LSU G.O.A.T, Inauguration Day 2020, Budget Baby Steps, Rethinking Education | 1/17/20 | Louisiana: The State We're In

LSU G.O.A.T.

Andre’ Moreau recaps the greatest team in the history of LSU football and perhaps college football as the game celebrates its 150th anniversary this year. The Tigers led by Heisman Trophy QB Joe Burrow and stars all over the field roared back to defeat defending national champ Clemson, 42-25, in the CFP Championship game at the Superdome in New Orleans. The post-game celebration continues with a Parade planned on campus.

Inauguration Day 2020

Natasha Williams brings us Inauguration Day from the State Capitol in Baton Rouge as Governor John Bel Edwards is sworn in to begin his second term in office. From the business inside the Legislature that morning to the Governor’s address to the state, LPB has full Inauguration coverage.

Back to Business

Politics at play in the election of new House Speaker, Rep. Clay Schexnayder. Many Republican leaders backed another GOP Rep., Sherman Mack. Natasha Williams takes a look.

Budget Baby Steps

Andre’ Moreau talks with Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne regarding this week’s Revenue Estimating Conference meeting and how the election of Schexnayder of Ascension Parish as House speaker could impact state business.

Rethinking Education

U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education Frank Brogan tours three Baton Rouge region schools to see how they are using federal grants to rethink education. Brogan visited the campuses of STEM Magnet Academy in Morganza, West Feliciana High School in St. Francisville and Lee Magnet High in Baton Rouge. All of the schools benefit from grants through LSU and the state Dept. of Education.