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Louisiana Considered: What President Biden’s infrastructure bill means for Louisiana

Aubry Procell
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WRKF
  • Patrick Madden and Stephanie Grace co-hosted this Friday’s episode of Louisiana Considered. 
  • In an interview originally aired earlier this week on “Here and Now,” NPR’s Robin Young interviewed Louisiana Transportation and Development Secretary Dr. Shawn Wilson about how the state plans to use more than $7 billion from the federal infrastructure bill passed last week in Congress.
  • WWNO/WRKF Capitol Access reporter Paul Braun joins to discuss the infrastructure bill’s contents and what it means for Louisiana.
Patrick was the Regional News Director for the news collaboration between WRKF Baton Rouge and WWNO New Orleans, from 2019 through 2023.
Aubry is a reporter, producer and operations assistant in Baton Rouge.