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Presidential Candidate Jesse Jackson (1988)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1988-01-22

Duration: 00:05:27

Subjects: Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | Elections, 1988 | United States presidential election, 1988


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Jackson, Jesse Speaker


This segment from the January 22, 1988, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Rob Hinton’s report on Democratic presidential candidate Jesse Jackson’s visit to Baton Rouge to address the board of the National Baptist Convention. Hinton also interviews Jackson after his speech.