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Dr. Albert Samuels, Election Analysis (2019)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-11-18

Duration: 00:47:37

Subjects: Samuels, Albert L. (Albert Leon), 1966- | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Politics | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 2019 | Elections, 2019 | Trump, Donald, 1946- | Edwards, John Bel | Rispone, Eddie


  • Samuels, Albert Speaker


A speech by Dr. Albert Samuels before the Baton Rouge Press Club on November 18, 2019. Dr. Samuels is a political science professor at Southern University in Baton Rouge. He discusses: the re-election of Governor John Bel Edwards over challenger Eddie Risponse in the November 16th Louisiana gubernatorial election; voter turnout; the changing political demographics of the state; and the impact of President Donald Trump on the election. He also answers questions from the audience.