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Headlines – February 15, 1985

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-02-15

Duration: 00:02:09

Subjects: New Orleans Saints (Football team) | STATE BUDGET


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Edwards, Edwin Speaker


This segment from the February 15, 1985, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Beth Courtney reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include New Orleans Saints owner Jon Meacom, Jr. stopping negotiations with the Pritzger family to sell the team, as well as Governor Edwin Edwards announcing 2.5% budget cuts to all state agencies due to a $50 million mid-year budget deficit.