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Primary Election Eve (1995)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1995-10-20

Duration: 00:06:25

Subjects: Elections, 1995 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 1995 | Politics


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Fields, Cleo Interviewee
  • Schwegmann, Melinda Interviewee
  • Landrieu, Mary Interviewee
  • Roemer, Buddy Interviewee
  • Foster, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the October 20, 1995, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s report on the last-minute campaigning of the five major gubernatorial candidates in the on the eve of the primary election. He interviews Congressman Cleo Fields in New Orleans, Lieutenant Governor Melinda Schwegmann in Lafayette, State Treasurer Mary Landrieu in Washington Parish, former Governor Buddy Roemer in Metairie, and State Senator Mike Foster in Houma. Host: Robert Collins