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Statewide Runoff Elections (1987)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1987-11-20

Duration: 00:08:15

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1987


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Hardy, Paul Speaker
  • Freeman, Bobby Speaker
  • Cutshaw, Mike Interviewee
  • McKeithen, Fox Interviewee
  • Guste, William Speaker
  • Connick, Harry, Sr. Speaker


This segment from the November 20, 1987, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Rob Hinton’s look at the candidates in the run-off elections for statewide offices. He profiles: former Secretary of State Paul Hardy and Lieutenant Governor Bobby Freeman, the candidates for Lieutenant Governor; attorney Mike Cutshaw and State Representative Fox McKeithen, candidates for Secretary of State; and Attorney General William Guste and Orleans Parish District Attorney Harry Connick, Sr., candidates for Attorney General.