Max Baucus recalls his relationship with Mike Mansfield, noting that Mansfield was one of his mentors and role models. He discusses how Mansfield encouraged him to run for political office. Baucus also talks about Mansfield’s legacy, including his prioritization of the state of Montana. Baucus explains his attempts to emulate Mansfield’s practices.
Baucus, Max; Mansfield, Mike; Mansfield, Mike, political legacy; U.S. House of Representatives; U.S. Senate; Montana, politics and government, 20th century; U.S. politics and government, 20th century
Mansfield’s America Oral History Project, OH 458, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (60 min.) analog + 1 transcript (3 p.: 28 cm.)
Baucus, Max, "Max Baucus Interview, 1989" (1989). Mansfield’s America Oral History Project. 11.