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Kentucky Politics: Lawrence E. "Larry" Forgy, Jr. Oral History Project

Project Summary

Lawrence Eugene "Larry" Forgy, Jr. was born in Lewisburg, Kentucky in 1939. He attended the University of Kentucky and George Washington University where he earned his bachelors and law degree. After moving to Lexington, he ran for the Republican gubernatorial nomination in 1991, but lost in the primary. He ran in 1995, but was again defeated by Gov. Paul E. Patton. In 1999 he ran unsuccessfully for the Kentucky Supreme Court. Forgy has been a practicing attorney and the president of the non-profit organization, Health Kentucky. He was a Republican national committeeman, the Kentucky chairman of Ronald W. Reagan's successful presidential election bids, vice chairman of Kentucky Council Higher Education, chairman of the Finance Committee of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees, and general counsel and budget director in the administration of former Governor Louie B. Nunn. In these interviews, Forgy reflects on his colleagues and major events in Kentucky politics. Topics include campaigning, party politics and behind the scenes information.

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kpforgy


Interviews in this Project (16 Total):

Interview Accession Number: 2008oh252_kp016
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2008oh253_kp017
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2008oh259_kp019
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh004_kp024
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh007_kp027
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh008_kp028
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh009_kp029
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh016_kp030
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh033_kp031
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh069_kp033
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh076_kp036
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh120_kp037
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh122_kp038
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh157_kp040
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh203_kp041
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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Interview Accession Number: 2009oh208_kp042
Interviewer: Jeffrey Suchanek
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