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Reporter's Notebook: Don Buchanan (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-05-12

Duration: 00:06:20

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1978 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | LEGISLATION | Transportation | MASS TRANSIT SYSTEMS | Computers | Local transit | Data processing service centers | Louisiana. Department of Transportation and Development | Journalists


  • George, Beth Host
  • Buchanan, Don Interviewee


This segment from the May 12, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a Reporter’s Notebook segment with Don Buchanan of the Baton Rouge Morning Advocate and State Times. He discusses the recommendations made after the evaluation of the state’s computer system and data processing centers, the Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) and funding for the state’s mass transit systems. Host: Beth George