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Charles Tapp, Office of Consumer Protection (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-11-17

Duration: 00:05:23

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Consumer protection | Dance schools | PETROCHEMICAL INDUSTRY | Environment


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Tapp, Charles Speaker


This segment from the November 17, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a speech made by Charles Tapp, the Director of the Office of Consumer Protection, at the Baton Rouge Press Club. He discusses dance studio rip-offs, his concerns for the future of the Atchafalaya Basin and his criticism of the petrochemical industry and their negative impact on the environment. Host: Ron Blome