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State Budget Deficit (1991)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1991-12-20

Duration: 00:05:53

Subjects: STATE BUDGET | Louisiana. Legislature


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Thompson, Steve Interviewee
  • Rombach, John Interviewee
  • Ackal, Bo Interviewee
  • Laborde, Raymond Interviewee
  • Dewitt, Charlie Interviewee


This segment from the December 20, 1991, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget’s hearings on the $1 billion state budget deficit for the 1991-1992 fiscal year. She interviews: State Senator Steve Thompson; John Rombach, Legislative Fiscal Officer; State Representative Bo Ackal; Commissioner-Elect Raymond Laborde; and State Representative Charlie Dewitt. Host: Robert Collins