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Gov. Edwin Edwards’ Ranch (1988)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Junction, Texas

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1988-02-26

Duration: 00:05:49

Subjects: Edwards, Edwin W.


  • Lormand, Ken Host
  • Courtney, Beth Reporter
  • Edwards, Edwin Interviewee


This segment from the February 26, 1988, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Beth Courtney’s visit to Governor Edwin Edwards’ ranch in Junction, Texas, following his open invitation to the media as his third term winds down. During an interview, he discusses: his plans for the future; his regrets; his issues with the press; his empathy for the poor; and the state’s fiscal condition. Host: Ken Lormand