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Lobbyist Bud Mapes Interview (1982)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-06-18

Duration: 00:07:12

Subjects: Politics | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 1982 | LOBBYISTS | MAPES, BUD


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Mapes, Bud Interviewee


This segment from the June 18, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features an interview with lobbyist Bud Mapes. He discusses how the work of a lobbyist has changed throughout his career, the day-to-day work of a lobbyist during a legislative session, his toughest defeat, and the most rewarding part of his job. Host: Beth George