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Conference Speeches (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-03-31

Duration: 00:10:26

Subjects: Politics | Political campaigns | Energy | Local transit | MASS TRANSIT SYSTEMS | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT


  • George, Beth Host
  • Edwards, Edwin Speaker
  • Tauzin, Billy Speaker
  • Randolph, Ned Speaker
  • Wexler, Anne Speaker
  • Fitzmorris, Jimmy Interviewee


This segment from the March 31, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on Louisiana politicians speaking at conferences statewide. The speakers include Governor Edwin Edwards discussing his executive order prohibiting state employees from participating in political campaigns, State Representative Billy Tauzin and Governor Edwards speaking against President Jimmy Carter’s energy policy, State Senator Ned Randolph on mass transit, and Lieutenant Governor Jimmy Fitzmorris on economic development. Host: Beth George