Robert Buckman

Robert Buckman, Ph.D., is a retired journalism professor who taught at UL Lafayette from 1989-2017. He earned his bachelor's in journalism and master's in political science from Texas Christian University and his doctorate in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin. He covered the Texas Legislature for a Fort Worth weekly from 1981-86, which he says was "the most fun I ever got paid for."
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Legislative Roundup: What Lafayette lawmakers got done in Baton Rouge

Bills passed by Lafayette legislators this session will affect constituents including massage therapists, disabled veterans, postsecondary students with disabilities, teachers called to military duty, bingo players, fishing boat guides, members of the Krewe of Bonaparte and drunken school bus drivers.

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