Harrison Fagg of Billings, Montana, recalls his family's political nature and that influence on his political philosophy, his involvement with the Junior Chamber of Commerce, and his eventual relationship with Congressman Jim Batten. He explains his initial reactions to being in the legislature, relationships with various legislators, and legislation for the environmental movement. Specific issues discussed include the Hard Rock Mining Bill, a sales tax campaign, a proposed coal moratorium, and the League of Towns and Cities.
Montana League of Cities and Towns; Legislators; Sales tax; Coal leases
Bob Brown Oral History Project OH-396, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound file (69 min.) : digital, WAV file (349 Mb), + 1 transcript (42 p. ; 28 cm.)
Fagg, Harrison, "Harrison Fagg Interview, March 29, 2008" (2008). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-51.