Project SummaryIn this collection, Larry J. Hopkins discusses his life and career. Larry J. Hopkins was born in 1933. He has served Kentucky House of Representatives 1972-1976, Kentucky Senate from 1976-1978 and finally the United States Senate from 1979-1993.
He discusses his early life traveling between Western Kentucky and Detroit, Michigan. He discusses controversies in his political career such as Kentucky House Bill 236, the so called "turkey" law and how he and his family dealt with the fallout.