Dave Lewis interview

Interviewee

David M. Lewis

Interviewer

Bob Brown

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Description

Interviewed by Bob Brown on August 22, 2008. Lewis describes his 40 year participation in politics including his work as budget director, campaign contributor, director of the Department of Administration, director of the State Board of Investments, and as a member of the Montana legislature where he served as chairman of the House Appropriations Committee. Lewis discusses the pros and cons of being a partisan politician and reflects on changing governmental trends in Montana. This interview largely focuses on Governors Judge, Schwinden, Stephens, Racicot and Martz; their agendas; and conflicts during various administrations. Lewis is a former budget analyst and Montana legislator.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Legislators; Finance, Public

Original Date

8-22-2008

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Bob Brown Oral History Project OH-396, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH396-55

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (127 min.) : digital, WAV file (645 Mb), + 1 transcript (53 p. ; 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

127 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_55.mp3; OH396-55.pdf

Dave Lewis interview
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