they couldn't agree on a partner so west Jeff has signed with Children'sHospital . An east Jefferson tried twice to make an arrangement with HCA. Both those efforts have failed. The question now is can east
night and we're going to continue today with two of those panelist. CityCouncil woman LaToya Cantrell. And the chair of the department of urban planning and urban studies at U Leno. Doctor ring Aaron for.
leading that charge with the community development committee. Of the New Orleans CityCouncil there's so much more for us to do but we know that we have to do it in terms of government the
with health care cost and what we know to be true about cigarette smoking not just lungcancer but all cancers. So many of them end up plus. Of course all of the him into sameness center. We're just smarter
Angela goes in depth on the power outages after the recent terrible weather with Power Company Representatives Melonie stewart from Entergy, Mike Stafford from the Washington Parish St. Tammany Cooperative, and Scott Biggers from Cleco.
good news that New Orleans them is going to bid for the college football championship. Yeah yeah they were gone back and forth. The committee on whether or not they wanted to submit submit it did right now the NCAA is accepting or that college football championship. A committee is accepting bids for 20182019. In 2001. Well as a few problems with that for New Orleans respond 2018 were hosting a semi final. For the college football championships so a playoff games when you hear it took you so they can't go to eighteen. They were just invited to bid by the NFL owners on the SuperBowl in 2019. And 2000 Antawn. So they looked at it they thought about it they considered it and they decided yet let's go for it so today's the deadline. Yesterday the committee went ahead and submitted it's bid today fairly Smart and what they really wanna do. It is I deal. Post the SuperBowl . About a month after they host the college football national championship. In the same here so either in 2019 or 2000 Antawn. Now they take it if if the SuperBowl once coming in 2019. And they want us and the national championship for college for volume two point 18. That would be okay to. And what are the dates when when you consider it money draws them. Crazy on as you have Marty well. Typically right after this and we should say that the SuperBowl stuff is. Very unlikely within lanigan team in the stadium and then if LA gets there is up in time. Yeah with
all the land get a crazy opening group. Dad doesn't get the SuperBowl I would be shocked when he when he though. LA's much more it's not really tangible yet they think it team's gonna
one point six billion dollar deficit. How to salvage what's left of highereducation . And how to right the ship on health care in this state and specifically finding the funds to open the new teaching
indication without really saying so because every indication that he's going to run for president . Well you know what. We're still. Facing the problems of the state we still have major financial issues. Some of them are being worked out. Some of them I still worry about the health care thing but I don't think about hiring and frankly I don't think about you because I. People Lamar when they talked in generalities about our highereducation and what has happened in the last eight years has been you know draconian and being kind. But it's always of a
think and a 32 cents. That money. Has been. Supposedly dedicated to highereducation leaving health care kind of in the lurch and some of thinking is. Is that this is. Kind of the way or