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DEQ Sec. Kai Midboe Interview (1993)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1993-07-23

Duration: 00:08:54

Subjects: Louisiana. Department of Environmental Quality | Environment


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Midboe, Kai Interviewee


This segment from the July 23, 1993, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robert Collins’ in-studio interview with Secretary Kai Midboe of the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality. He discusses: the testing at the abandoned oil refinery in Bossier City; auto emissions testing; his plans to leave office; his biggest successes and disappointments; and the goals of the new Commission on Environmental Racism.