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Presidential Campaign Events (1980)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, Montpelier, St. Helena Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1980-09-26

Duration: 00:09:07

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1980 | United States presidential election, 1980 | Reagan, Ronald | Carter, Jimmy, 1924- | Carter, Lillian, 1898-1983 | Anderson, John Bayard, 1922- | Political campaigns


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Moore, Henson Speaker
  • Reagan, Ronald Speaker
  • Carter, Lillian Speaker
  • Anderson, John, Jr. Speaker
  • Sidey, Hugh Interviewee


This segment from the September 26, 1980, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the campaign events for the 1980 presidential election in Louisiana, including: Ronald Reagan at LSU in Baton Rouge; Lillian Carter, the mother of President Jimmy Carter, in Montpelier; and John Anderson, Jr., the son of independent candidate John B. Anderson, in Baton Rouge. Host: Ron Blome