Interview with Walter D. Huddleston, March 25, 2002

Project: Walter D. Huddleston Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Walter D. Huddleston, former U.S. Senator from Kentucky, discusses his activities while in the Senate during the early 1970s. He talks about his commitment to supporting campaign finance reform through various legislative efforts. He also details tobacco industry law and legislation which occurred during the 1970s, how it affected the Kentucky economy, and the tobacco lobbyists who supported his political career. Huddleston talks about his role on the U.S. Select Committee on Intelligence during the Watergate Affair of 1972-1974. He then discusses his other activities in Washington, social as well as political, during the 1970s.

Interview Accession

2002oh070_wdh010

Interviewee Name

Walter D. Huddleston

Interviewer Name

Terry L. Birdwhistell

Interview Date

2002-03-25

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Huddleston, Walter D. Interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. 25 Mar. 2002. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Huddleston, W.D. (2002, March 25). Interview by T. L. Birdwhistell. Walter D. Huddleston Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Huddleston, Walter D., interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. March 25, 2002, Walter D. Huddleston Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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