Interview with Carl T. Hadden, Sr., October 30, 1990
Project: Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project
Interview SummaryHadden (Senate 1968-1970, 5th district; Democrat) discusses his early family history and local politics in Logan and Todd Counties (Ky.). He further recalls his perceptions of Governors Ford and Nunn, and sponsorship of various legislation, particularly the ramifications of the 1968 sales tax bill. The roll of lobbyists in politics is also discussed.
Interview Keyword1968 Sales Tax Al Smith campaigning Democratic Party) educational background Emerson "Doc" Beauchamp Georgia Powers Davis Hadden family history Legislative Research Commission (LRC) lobbyists Logan County Teachers Association Louie Nunn political philosophy Richard Frymire Sales tax legislation sponsorship of legislation Walter "Dee" Huddleston Wendell Ford William Sullivan
Interview LC SubjectButler County (Ky.) Ford, Wendell H., 1924- Frymire, Richard L. Hadden, Carl T., Sr. Hadden, Carl T., Sr.--Interviews Huddleston, Walter D. (Walter Darlington), 1926- Kentucky. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission Kentucky. Governor (1967-1971 : Nunn) Kentucky. Governor (1971-1974 : Ford) Legislators--Kentucky--Interviews Lobbyists-- Kentucky Logan County (Ky.) Muhlenberg County (Ky.) Nunn, Louie B., 1924-2004 Politics--Kentucky--Logan County Powers, Georgia Davis, 1923- Sales tax--Law and legislation--Kentucky Simpson County (Ky.) Smith, Alfred Emanuel, 1873-1944 Sullivan, William L., 1921- Todd County (Ky.)
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Hadden, Carl T., Sr. Interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. 30 Oct. 1990. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.
Hadden, C.T., Sr. (1990, October 30). Interview by J. Suchanek. Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.
Hadden, Carl T., Sr., interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. October 30, 1990, Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.
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