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State Rep. Frank Simoneaux Profile (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-06-30

Duration: 00:08:52

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1978 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | LEGISLATION | State legislators | SIMONEAUX, FRANK


  • George, Beth Host
  • Simoneaux, Frank Interviewee


This segment from the June 30, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a profile of State Representative Frank Simoneaux of Baton Rouge. He discusses his background, whether there are too many lawyers in the legislature, becoming more comfortable in his role as a legislator and his speech against the first use tax on natural gas. Host: Beth George