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Louisiana Considered: Russel Honoré on who pays for abandoned oil facility cleanup post-Ida

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Lance Cheung
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U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Veterans Day Celebration – Honoring All Who Served, at the USDA headquarters’ Jefferson Auditorium, in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. Keynote speaker (U.S. Army) Lt. General (Retired) Russel L. Honoré.
  • Adam Vos hosted this Thursday’s episode of Louisiana Considered.
  • Russel Honoré, a retired lieutenant general who was in charge of the U.S. response to Hurricane Katrina 16 years ago, says cleanup of oil that escaped from abandoned oil infrastructure during Hurricane Ida could cost hundreds of millions of dollars. Who should pay for it? Here's what Honore has to say.
  • Shreveport filmmaker Gregory Kallenberg talks with us about the Louisiana Film Prize and what it's doing for indie film producers in Louisiana.
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