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Headlines - October 6, 1978

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-10-06

Duration: 00:03:33

Subjects: Headlines | Computers | Data processing service centers | Politics | Republican Party | Elections, 1979 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1979 | Treen, David C., 1928-2009 | Political campaigns


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Treen, Dave Speaker
  • Edwards, Edwin Speaker


This segment from the October 6, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the week’s headlines, including Congressman Dave Treen officially announcing his candidacy for the gubernatorial election in 1979 and Governor Edwin Edwards discussing the need for mediation within the committee studying the state’s computer systems and data processing centers. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome