Interview with Bill Stuckey, August 11, 2008

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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Description

Elected as a Democrat to the United States House of Representatives from the Eighth and later the Ninth District, Bill Stuckey served in Congress from 1967 until 1977. While in Congress, Stuckey served on the Agriculture committee, the District of Columbia committee, the Interstate and Foreign Commerce committee and its subcommittee on Commerce and Finance and was chairman of the Commerce, Housing and Transportation subcommittee. In this interview, Stuckey discusses the Stuckey's chain of stores, his political campaigns, his service on committees, his experience in Congress during the Vietnam War and the Watergate scandal, and his opinion on America's oil dependency. He also discusses how the Democratic Party of Georgia and Congress have changed over the years.

Date

2008-08-11

Identifier

RBRL220ROGP-043

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Citation

Bill Stuckey and Bob Short, “Interview with Bill Stuckey, August 11, 2008,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 2, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL220ROGP/RBRL220ROGP-043.