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Return to Long-Era Politics? (1991)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1991-11-08

Duration: 00:05:44

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1991 | Democratic Party (La.) | Republican Party (La.)


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Carleton, Mark Interviewee
  • Llorens, James Interviewee
  • Nickel, Jim Interviewee
  • Hall, Keith Interviewee


This segment from the November 8, 1991, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on the Louisiana Republican Party’s concerns about a possible return to the era of Long politics with the Louisiana Democratic Party’s coordinated campaign during the 1991 statewide elections. She interviews: Dr. Mark Carleton, LSU history professor; James Llorens, Southern University political science professor; Jim Nickel of the Louisiana Democratic Party; and Keith Hall of the Louisiana Republican Party. Host: Robert Collins