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LABI Convention in Baton Rouge (1982)

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: 1982-11-19

Duration: 00:06:49

Subjects: Politics | Louisiana Association of Business and Industry | Elections, 1983 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1983 | STEIMEL, ED | Treen, David C., 1928-2009 | Hainkel, John J.


  • George, Beth Host
  • Young, David Reporter
  • Steimel, Ed Speaker
  • Steimel, Ed Interviewee
  • Treen, Dave Speaker
  • Hainkel, John Speaker
  • Ward, Kelly Interviewee


This segment from the November 19, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) convention held in Baton Rouge, including highlights of the speeches given by LABI President Ed Steimel, Governor Dave Treen and Speaker of the House John Hainkel. This report also includes an interview with Steimel on why LABI has not endorsed Governor Treen in the 1983 gubernatorial election and his personal relationship with Treen. Host: Beth George