Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine

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Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine and WRKF work together to bring you big-pictures about Louisiana's past, present and future.

Stephanie Landry

Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine is traveling the state asking former governors for a job description. Kathleen Blanco was the first woman elected governor in Louisiana, but she wasn't always interested in politics.


Leading up to the gubernatorial election, Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine is asking former governors for a job description. What advice would they give to the incoming governor? We traveled to Oaklawn Plantation in North Louisiana to meet Governor Mike Foster.


Leading up to the gubernatorial election, Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine is asking former governors for a job description. Governor Buddy Roemer was exposed to politics from a young age.


Edwards calls prospective voters Sept. 17, 2014.
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With the gubernatorial election fast approaching, Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine wanted to get an informed opinion: what makes a good governor? We sat down with four-term Governor Edwin Edwards at his home in Gonzalez, Louisiana, and asked him for a job description.