Interview with Terry Coleman, March 24, 2008
Terry Coleman was born in Dodge County, Georgia, and his legislative career began when he was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1972, where he served on the Appropriations Commitee. In this interview Coleman discusses his political career in the Georgia General Assembly working on various committees, his role succeeding Tom Murphy as Speaker of the House in 2003, and his work as Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture. He also discusses his working relationships with Murphy and the governors under whom he served, beginning with Jimmy Carter.
Terry Coleman and Bob Short, “Interview with Terry Coleman, March 24, 2008,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed September 24, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL220ROGP/RBRL220ROGP-025.