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Edwin Edwards’ Fundraiser (1981)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-06-26

Duration: 00:07:36

Subjects: Edwards, Edwin W. | Politics | Elections, 1983 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1983


  • George, Beth Host
  • Edwards, Edwin Interviewee
  • Reggie, Edmund Speaker


This segment from the June 26, 1981, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Beth George’s report on former Governor Edwin Edwards’ fundraiser kicking off his 1983 gubernatorial campaign. Her report includes highlights of the speeches by Judge Edmund Reggie and Edwards. She also interviews Edwards.