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Thursday, February 14th: Foster Campbell, Mark Ballard, Meghan Cox Gurdon

Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell on relaxed federal regulations on payday loans and prison phones and his contention that ExxonMobil will never leave Baton Rouge. Advocate Capitol Bureau Chief Mark Ballard on reasons why the Legislature has shifted dramatically away from Campbell’s proposed processing tax on oil and gas. Meghan Cox Gurdon of the Wall Street Journal speaks about her book “The Enchanted Hour, The Miraculous Power of Reading Aloud in the Age of Distraction.”

Mark Ballard on oil processing taxes
Meghan Gurdon on “The Enchanted Hour."

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