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Governor-Elect Edwin Edwards Profile (1992)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1992-01-10

Duration: 00:11:04

Subjects: Edwards, Edwin W. | Politics


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Maginnis, John Interviewee
  • Schwegmann, Melinda Interviewee
  • Wardlaw, Jack Interviewee
  • Laplante, John Interviewee
  • Alario, John Interviewee
  • McPherson, Joe Interviewee
  • Rombach, John Interviewee
  • Laborde, Raymond Interviewee
  • Rayburn, B.B. "Sixty" Interviewee
  • Edwards, Edwin Interviewee
  • Drennen, Mark Interviewee
  • Holden, Kip Interviewee
  • Orr, Mary Lee Interviewee


This segment from the January 10, 1992, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s profile of Governor-Elect Edwin Edwards as he prepares to take office for a historic fourth term. He interviews: John Maginnis, journalist; Lieutenant Governor-Elect Melinda Schwegmann; Jack Wardlaw of the Times-Picayune; John Laplante of the Morning Advocate; State Representative John Alario; State Senator Joe McPherson; John Rombach of the Legislative Fiscal Office; State Representative Raymond Laborde; State Senator B.B. “Sixty” Rayburn; Governor-Elect Edwin Edwards; Mark Drennen of the Public Affairs Research Council (PAR); State Representative Kip Holden; and Mary Lee Orr of the Louisiana Environmental Action Network. Host: Robert Collins