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Special Session Preview (1986)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-11-28

Duration: 00:04:20

Subjects: STATE BUDGET | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 1986 | SPECIAL SESSIONS


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Laborde, Raymond Speaker
  • Pasqua, Charlie Speaker


This segment from the November 28, 1986, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Rob Hinton previewing the upcoming Special Session of the Louisiana Legislature to deal with the state budget deficit, which begins on December 4th. His report includes highlights of State Representative Raymond Laborde, the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, speaking to the Baton Rouge Press Club, as well as highlights of a press conference with Charles Pasqua of the Louisiana Municipal Association.