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U.S. Senate Election (1986)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-10-31

Duration: 00:10:01

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 1986 | United States Senate election in Louisiana, 1986 | Moore, W. Henson, 1939- | Breaux, John B.


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Roedts, Lynda Reporter
  • Moore, Henson Interviewee
  • Breaux, John Interviewee
  • Harrison, Phyllis Interviewee
  • Cyprian, Harold Interviewee
  • Wilson, Jesse Interviewee
  • Gancarcik, Frank Interviewee
  • King, Julia Interviewee
  • Griffin, Pam Interviewee
  • Byrd, S. Charles Interviewee
  • Powell, Paul Interviewee


This segment from the October 31, 1986, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Lynda Roedts’ report on the upcoming November 4th run-off for the 1986 United States Senate election between Congressman Henson Moore (R) and Congressman John Breaux (D). Roedts interviews the candidates, as well as several voters, including: Phyllis Harrison, Harold Cyprian, Jesse Wilson, Frank Gancarcik, Julia King, Pam Griffin, Reverend S. Charles Byrd, and Paul Powell. Host: Rob Hinton