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Primary Election Results (1986)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-10-03

Duration: 00:02:36

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1986 | United States House of Representatives elections in Louisiana, 1986 | United States Senate election in Louisiana, 1986


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Moore, Henson Speaker
  • Breaux, John Speaker
  • Baker, Richard Speaker
  • Hudson, Tommy Speaker


This segment from the October 3, 1986, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Rob Hinton reporting on the results of the September 27th primary elections, including the United States Senate election and the Congressional elections. His report includes highlights of the election night speeches by: Congressman Henson Moore, Senate candidate; Congressman John Breaux, Senate candidate; Congressman-Elect Richard Baker of Louisiana’s 6th Congressional district; and State Senator Tommy Hudson, Baker’s opponent.