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Gov. Edwin Edwards on Carter Energy Plan (1979)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1979-07-20

Duration: 00:04:45

Subjects: Edwards, Edwin W. | Energy | Carter, Jimmy, 1924- | OIL INDUSTRY | GAS INDUSTRY | Politics | Elections, 1980 | United States presidential election, 1980


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Edwards, Edwin Interviewee


This segment from the July 20, 1979, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features an interview with Governor Edwin Edwards discussing his reaction to President Jimmy Carter’s national address on his new energy plan. After the interview, hosts Beth George and Ron Blome discuss Governor Edwards’ consideration of entering presidential primaries for the 1980 presidential election. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome