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4th Congressional District Debate (1980)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Debate

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1980-09-05

Duration: 00:09:09

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1980 | United States House of Representatives elections in Louisiana, 1980 | Television debates | Roemer, Buddy


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Tiner, Stanley Interviewee
  • Leach, Buddy Speaker
  • Carter, C. Kay Speaker
  • Roemer, Buddy Speaker
  • Wilson, Jimmy Speaker
  • Campbell, Foster Speaker
  • Dunn, Forrest Speaker


This segment from the September 5, 1980, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the debate held in Shreveport for the 4th Congressional District election between the six candidates, incumbent Buddy Leach, C. Kay Carter, Buddy Roemer, Jimmy Wilson, Foster Campbell and Forrest Dunn. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome