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State Senator Randy Ewing Interview (1995)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1995-12-15

Duration: 00:11:11

Subjects: Ewing, Randy L. | Louisiana. Legislature. Senate | Politics | Government


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Ewing, Randy Interviewee


This segment from the December 15, 1995, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robert Collins’ interview with State Senator Randy Ewing, the next president of the Louisiana State Senate. He discusses: why he wants to be president; reform efforts, including the restructuring of the Senate; his interaction with Governor-Elect Mike Foster’s transition team; his relationship with Foster during his time in the Senate; the bankruptcy of the New Orleans casino; and the new chairmen of several Senate committees.