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Secretary of State Jay Dardenne Interview

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2008-10-24

Duration: 00:04:53

Subjects: DARDENNE, JAY | VOTER REGISTRATION | VOTING MACHINES | Provisional ballot | Early voting | Voter turnout | Elections, 2008 | United States presidential election, 2008 | Politics | Louisiana. Department of State

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Dardenne, Jay Interviewee

Description

This segment from the October 24, 2008, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features an in-studio interview with Secretary of State Jay Dardenne. Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford talk to Secretary Dardenne about the high voter turnout for early voting for the 2008 presidential election, the process for provisional balloting if a voter experiences registration issues at the polls, and the success of the computerized voting system used throughout the state.