Interview with John Swinford, July 6, 1988

Project: Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Swinford (House 1962, 56th district; 1963-1974, 62nd district; Democrat) highlights the leadership styles of governors Nunn, Ford, Brown and Collins. He also considers the impact of legislative reform, the rules committee and the interim committees on the power dynamics between the House, Senate and Governor's office during his tenure in the General Assembly. He concludes the interview reflecting on the trend toward a full-time legislature.

Interview Accession

1988oh136_leg004

Interviewee Name

John Swinford

Interviewer Name

David Breaux

Interview Date

1988-07-06

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Swinford, John Interview by David Breaux. 06 Jul. 1988. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Swinford, J. (1988, July 06). Interview by D. Breaux. Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Swinford, John, interview by David Breaux. July 06, 1988, Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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