Interview with Adrian Arnold, August 14, 2006

Project: Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Arnold (House, 1974-2006, 74th district; Democrat ) talks about his family, growing up during World War II, his memories of the Great Depression and going to school in a one-room school house and his involvement with the Farm Bureau. He reflects on his expectations of serving in the legislature, his first campaign, learning how to work in the legislature, the role of lobbyists, his experience serving during BOPTROT and his views on public financing of elections. Arnold opines on high cost of elections and discusses judicial reform, his work on prison reform, tobacco farming, and diversification of crops, his work on land tax reform, and immigrant workers.

Interview Accession

2006oh148_leg138

Interviewee Name

Adrian Arnold

Interviewer Name

Christy Bohl

Interview Date

2006-08-14

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Arnold, Adrian Interview by Christy Bohl. 14 Aug. 2006. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Arnold, A. (2006, August 14). Interview by C. Bohl. Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Arnold, Adrian, interview by Christy Bohl. August 14, 2006, Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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