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Gubernatorial Candidate Mike Foster (1995)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1995-04-07

Duration: 00:09:14

Subjects: Foster, Mike, Jr., 1930-2020 | Politics | Elections, 1995 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1995


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Foster, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the April 7, 1995, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s interview with State Senator Mike Foster of Franklin, a 1995 gubernatorial candidate. He discusses: growing up in St. Mary Parish; his philosophy on creating jobs; running as the common sense candidate; his experience as a small business owner; his support for referendums; and his stance on gambling. Host: Robert Collins