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101st Congress (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-11-02

Duration: 00:06:04

Subjects: Breaux, John B. | Baker, Richard H. | COASTAL RESTORATION | United States. Congress


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Breaux, John Interviewee
  • Baker, Richard Interviewee


This segment from the November 2, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on the conclusion of the 101st Congress. She interviews United States Senator John Breaux and Congressman Richard Baker, who discuss the impact of the 101st Congress on Louisiana. Her report also includes highlights of a press conference with Senator Breaux in Henderson discussing the benefits of the Coastal Wetlands, Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act (now known as the Breaux Act.)