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Former Congressman Henson Moore (2019)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-04-24

Duration: 00:26:59

Subjects: Moore, W. Henson, 1939- | United States. Congress | Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Politics


  • Moore, Henson Speaker


A speech by Henson Moore before the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on April 24, 2019. Moore served in the United States House of Representatives for Louisiana’s 6th Congressional District from 1975-1987. He discusses: the lack of civility in today’s Congressional politics; some of the reasons, including extreme partisanship, identity politics, and resistance; and the divisive issues facing the country today. He also answers questions from the audience.