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State Senator Gaston Gerald Expulsion Hearing Update (1981)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-05-01

Duration: 00:02:11

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1981 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Gerald, Gaston | Political corruption


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • O'Keefe, Michael Interviewee


This segment from the May 1, 1981, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features an interview with Senate President Michael O’Keefe discussing the upcoming expulsion hearing against State Senator Gaston Gerald. Senator Gerald is serving a five year sentence in federal prison for attempted extortion. Host: Ron Blome