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Lieutenant Governor’s Race (2023)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-10-06

Duration: 00:06:56

Subjects: Politics | Elections, 2023 | Louisiana lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2023


  • LeBlanc, Karen Host
  • Dardenne, Jay Interviewee


This segment from the October 6, 2023, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen LeBlanc’s report on the election for Louisiana Lieutenant Governor. LeBlanc reports on the six candidates for the position, including Billy Nungesser, the two-term incumbent. She interviews Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, a former Lieutenant Governor, who discusses the history of the position and the Lieutenant Governor’s important role in promoting tourism. This segment is a part of The Way Forward: Election 2023 series.