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 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
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Joel Connelly Columnist Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Diane Douglas Executive Director Seattle CityClub
Slade Thomas Gorton III U.S. Senator (Former) [R] Washington
John C. Hughes Chief Historian Washington State Office of the Secretary of State->Legacy Project
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