Coup

Keel Hunt and others talked about his book, Coup: The Day the Democrats Ousted Their Governor, Put Republican Lamar Alexander in Office… read more

Keel Hunt and others talked about his book, Coup: The Day the Democrats Ousted Their Governor, Put Republican Lamar Alexander in Office Early, and Stopped a Pardon Scandal, in which he recounts the removal of Tennessee Governor Ray Blanton from office in 1979. In his book, the author reports that the former three-term governor was taking money for political pardons. He was succeeded by future Senator Lamar Alexander. Keel Hunt spoke at the First Amendment Center in Nashville. close

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Coup

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Program ID:
314184-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2013 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 2013 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jul 27, 2013 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 2013 | 7:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2013 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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