Interview with Joe Frank Harris, November 2, 2006

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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Joe Frank Harris served as governor of Georgia from 1983 to 1991, and is remembered for creating and implementing the Quality Basic Education Act (QBE), overseeing the building of the Georgia Dome, creating the Technical College System of Georgia, and working to bring the 1996 Summer Olympics to Atlanta. In this interview, Harris discusses the QBE, attracting businesses to Georgia, water resource management, and his working relationships in public service.

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2006-11-02

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rbrl220rogp-007

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Joe Frank Harris and Bob Short, “Interview with Joe Frank Harris, November 2, 2006,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 8, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL220ROGP/rbrl220rogp-007.