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Headlines - October 5, 1979

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1979-10-05

Duration: 00:04:38

Subjects: Elections, 1979 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1979 | Political corruption | Politics | Headlines | Strikes | TEACHERS | Public employee strikes | Jefferson Parish Public School System | Louisiana Real Estate Commission


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host


This segment from the October 5, 1979, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the week’s headlines. These stories include: the end of the teachers’ strike in Jefferson Parish; a hearing before the House Commerce Committee on mismanagement at the Louisiana Real Estate Commission, including the changing of test scores; and the headlines from the 1979 gubernatorial election. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome