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President Trump Visits Monroe (2019)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-11-08

Duration: 00:07:44

Subjects: Trump, Donald, 1946- | Politics | Elections, 2019 | Louisiana gubernatorial election, 2019 | Edwards, John Bel | Rispone, Eddie


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Williams, Natasha Host
  • Crews, Keith Editor
  • Breland, Karen Interviewee
  • Spain, Tristan Interviewee
  • Powell, Luke Interviewee
  • Shinn, Sandra Interviewee
  • Robertson, Willie Speaker
  • Landry, Jeff Interviewee
  • Trump, Donald Speaker
  • Holland, Jeremiah Interviewee
  • Kennedy, John Interviewee


This segment from the November 8, 2019, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Natasha Williams’ report on President Donald Trump’s visit to Monroe for a campaign rally in favor of Republican gubernatorial candidate Eddie Rispone. Her report includes: interviews with Trump supporters before the rally; highlights of Willie Robertson of Duck Dynasty and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry speaking to the crowd; an interview with Attorney General Landry; highlights of President Trump’s speech; and highlights of Governor John Bel Edwards’ campaign stop in Monroe. Williams’ report also includes an interview with United States Senator John Kennedy discussing controversial comments he made about House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at the rally and his concerns about the impeachment process. Hosts: Andre Moreau and Natasha Williams