Oral History Interview with Sarah Weddington, July 8, 1975

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Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas Legislature Sarah Weddington from Austin, Texas. In the interview, Weddington discusses her experiences while serving as a member of the Sixty-fourth Legislature. She also discusses her decision to enter politics and her personal political philosophies. Weddington expresses her thoughts on the House speakership race, committee appointments, constitutional revisions, the Equal Rights Amendment, public school financing, public utilities legislation, personal legislation, and comments on Governor Dolph Briscoe.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: July 8, 1975
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
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Creator (Interviewer):
Marcello, Ronald E.

Dr. Ronald E. Marcello

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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 8, 1975
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From February 5, 1945 to July 8, 1975
Description:

Interview with Democratic attorney and member of the Texas Legislature Sarah Weddington from Austin, Texas. In the interview, Weddington discusses her experiences while serving as a member of the Sixty-fourth Legislature. She also discusses her decision to enter politics and her personal political philosophies. Weddington expresses her thoughts on the House speakership race, committee appointments, constitutional revisions, the Equal Rights Amendment, public school financing, public utilities legislation, personal legislation, and comments on Governor Dolph Briscoe.

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50 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | attorneys | legislatures | legislations | appointments | rights | amendments
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 303
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth223627
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
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