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Bayou to Beltway

Wednesdays at 12:30 PM & Saturdays at 5:30 PM

Each week Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most influential officials and news-makers.

Dr. Pearson Cross is Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at UL Lafayette. His principal areas of teaching are State and Local politics, Southern and Louisiana politics. He is a frequent commentator on political issues at the national, state and local level. He has published on topics including redistricting, elections, white supremacy, southern political culture, and the Louisiana Judiciary. He is currently working on a book about the politics of education reform in Louisiana. In addition to his radio show, Bayou to Beltway, Dr. Cross has a monthly column called Cross-wise in the Independent magazine (theind.com). Dr. Cross received his B.A., from San Francisco State University in 1985 and his Ph.D. from Brandeis University in Massachusetts in 1997. His first avocation is jazz piano; his second is southern cooking. He is married to Lisa Orten Cross and has one son, Elias, and one daughter, Lucy.

 

    Bayou to Beltway: June 3, 2020

    Jun 3, 2020

    Today's topic is water/flooding issues in Acadiana.

    Interviews with Acadiana's top newsmakers.

    Bayou to Beltway: May 27, 2020

    May 28, 2020

     Interviews with Acadiana's top newsmakers.  Today's interview is about memory.  

    Bayou to Beltway: May 20, 2020

    May 20, 2020

    Interviews with Acadiana's top newsmakers.

    Bayou to Beltway: May 13, 2020

    May 13, 2020

    Interviews with Acadiana's top newsmakers.

    Bayou to Beltway: May 6, 2020

    May 11, 2020

    Interviews with Acadiana's top newsmakers.

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