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Secretary of State Jay Dardenne Interview (2008)

Louisiana: The State We're In



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


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


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.