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U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham Interview – April 15, 2016

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-04-15

Duration: 00:06:40

Subjects: Abraham, Ralph L. | Cuba | Agriculture | International relations | International trade


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Abraham, Ralph Interviewee


This segment from the April 15, 2016, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s interview with Congressman Ralph Abraham from Washington, D.C. via Skype. Congressman Abraham discusses: his recent trip to Cuba to promote Louisiana agriculture; his meetings with Cuban farmers; his meetings in Havana with Cuban officials; the timeline for opening up trade with Cuba; his impressions of Cuba and the Cuban people; and the accomplishments of the trip.