6 - C. The present constitution The name, the call Referred...

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C. The present constitution The name, the call Referred to as 3 different constitutions 1973-written CC73-constitutional convention 73. .. this was the logo. 1974-voted 1975-into effect People in la were not interested in the process. Edwin Edwards called for Constitutional Convention. Nobody cared about it but, they tried to get people interested. Last one was so long that people wanted to get rid of it but didn’t care to help write it. The Delegates 132 delegates to write constitution 105 elected from current districts (# in State House of Representatives) The delegates were voted in the same districts 27 appointed by governor ½ had to represent certain interest groups Almost half were either reps or former reps. Most had been before house at home point. So it wasn’t really plain people. Chairman of convention was speaker of the house. The Controversies 1.Labor groups vs. business groups 2. LSU separate --- united higher education government board. almost doomed entire process and no one cared about constitution until this.
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6 - C. The present constitution The name, the call Referred...

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