Book Discussion on Slade Gorton: A Half Century in Politics

John Hughes, chief oral historian in the Office of the Secretary of State for the state of Washington, recounts the political career of… read more

John Hughes, chief oral historian in the Office of the Secretary of State for the state of Washington, recounts the political career of Slade Gorton, three-term Republican senator from Washington. Mr. Hughes spoke with former Senator Gorton, with additional questions by Joel Connelly. Topics included the 9/11 Commission, lobbying, how Congress works, and redistricting. They also responded to questions from members of the audience at the Rainer Square Atrium in Seattle. This was a quarterly Network Only event of CityClub. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Slade Gorton: A Half Century in Politics

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Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Jun 9, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 12, 2012

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  • Jun 09, 2012 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 17, 2012 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 25, 2012 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 2012 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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