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Reporter's Notebook: Bill Lynch (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-04-21

Duration: 00:04:58

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1978 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Edwards, Edwin W. | Louisiana. Supreme Court | Louisiana. Insurance Department | Journalists


  • George, Beth Host
  • Lynch, Bill Interviewee


This segment from the April 21, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a Reporter’s Notebook segment with Bill Lynch of the New Orleans States-Item. He discusses the lack of an overriding issue for this session, the budget compromise between Governor Edwin Edwards and the Louisiana Supreme Court, and his reporting on investigations into wrongdoing at the Department of Insurance. Host: Beth George