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Congressional Run-off Elections (1992)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1992-10-30

Duration: 00:10:48

Subjects: Elections, 1992 | United States House of Representatives elections in Louisiana, 1992 | Politics


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Baker, Richard Interviewee
  • Holloway, Clyde Interviewee
  • McCrery, Jim Interviewee
  • Huckaby, Jerry Interviewee
  • Fields, Cleo Speaker


This segment from the October 30, 1992, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s report on the run-off elections in Louisiana’s 4th, 5th, and 6th Congressional Districts, which have changed due to reapportionment. He interviews: Congressman Richard Baker, 6th District candidate; Congressman Clyde Holloway, 6th District candidate; Congressman Jim McCrery, 5th District candidate; and Congressman Jerry Huckaby, 5th District candidate. His report also includes highlights of State Senator Cleo Fields, a 4th District candidate, addressing the Baton Rouge Press Club during a planned debate. His opponent, State Senator Charles D. Jones, arrived late to the debate. Host: Robert Collins