Interview with Willard Allen, December 3, 2003

Project: Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Allen (House 1974-2002, 17th district; Republican) discusses growing up in Kentucky and Detroit, the history and influence of the Republican Party in his district, changes in the legislature including the impact of filming sessions, his impressions of several governors, the rigors of campaigning, bipartisan and inner-party disputes, and his predictions for the upcoming Republican administration. Highlights include opinions on local press, the BOPTROT scandal, and pork barrel spending.

Interview Accession

2004oh003_leg067

Interviewee Name

Willard Allen

Interviewer Name

Eric Moyen

Interview Date

2003-12-03

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Allen, Willard Interview by Eric Moyen. 03 Dec. 2003. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Allen, W. (2003, December 03). Interview by E. Moyen. Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Allen, Willard, interview by Eric Moyen. December 03, 2003, Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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