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Speaker E.L. "Bubba" Henry Profile (1977)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1977-06-24

Duration: 00:08:39

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1977 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | Henry, E. L. "Bubba" | Speaker of the Louisiana House of Representatives


  • George, Beth Host
  • Henry, Bubba Interviewee


This segment from the June 24, 1977, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a profile of Speaker of the House E.L. “Bubba” Henry. In the interview, he discusses what he has learned during his time in the legislature, the importance of compromise, his relationship with Governor Edwin Edwards, how he relaxes during the session, and the independence of the legislature. Host: Beth George