Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb

When Reality Meets the Road: Capital Outlay

Jun 2, 2016
S. Lincoln

The full Senate took up the state construction bill Wednesday; HB 2, also known as Capital Outlay.

"What HB 2 does, is it establishes our priorities as a state, as to what we believe construction should be,"  Senate Revenue and Fisc chair J.P. Morrell said, as he handled HB 2 in the upper chamber.

On the other side of the Capitol, the bill’s author, House Ways & Means chair Neil Abramson, was getting an update from Bond Commission director Lela Folse -- on how few dollars are actually available.

Veteran Sports Writer Marty Mule chats with Jim about LSU's close win over Arkansas , Alabama's lost against Auburn, and his latest book "Game Changers: The Rousing Legacy of Louisiana Sports."

Sen. Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb joins Jim to discuss the NGO's she supports and the comments made by State Treasurer John N. Kennedy.


State Senator Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb (D-Baton Rouge) talks about her feud with State Treasurer John Kennedy over taxpayer money given to non-governmental organizations attached to her husband.

Veteran sportswriter Marty Mule and Jim recap LSU's season ender against Arkansas, and the 30th anniversary of Jerry Stovall's firing as LSU's head coach.

Audio should be posted by 11 am on Monday, December 2.