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Headlines - January 23, 1981

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-01-23

Duration: 00:03:49

Subjects: Headlines | Politics | Edwards, Edwin W. | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Treen, David C., 1928-2009 | Elections, 1983 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1983


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host


This segment from the January 23, 1981, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features former Governor Edwin Edwards criticizing the job performance of Governor Dave Treen at the Baton Rouge Press Club and discussing the possibility that he will run against Treen in the 1983 gubernatorial election. This report also features Governor Treen’s response to the comments made by Edwards. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome