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The Big Picture, Part 2 (1993)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1993-01-15

Duration: 00:04:58

Subjects: Edwards, Edwin W. | STATE BUDGET


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Edwards, Edwin Speaker
  • Rayburn, B.B. "Sixty" Speaker


This segment from the January 15, 1993, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the second part of Jeff Duhe’s report on the $618 million state budget shortfall. It focuses on Governor Edwin Edwards’ plan to call a special session to deal with the state budget on March 14th. His report includes highlights of Governor Edwards presenting his plan to state legislators in the House chamber, as well as comments by State Senator B.B. “Sixty” Rayburn. This report is a part of a series called, “The Big Picture.” Host: Robert Collins