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Melcher, John 1924-

Works: 14 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 16 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Biography  Conference proceedings 
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John Melcher interview by John Melcher ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Former Senator John Melcher discusses his personal life and political career with Don Spritzer. Melcher begins with a brief biography of his earlier years, including his educational back ground, enlistment in the U.S. Army, his veterinarian business and how he became involved in Montana politics as Mayor of Forsyth, Montana; Representative and Senator of Montana. He discusses State legislative issues and bills introduced; election to Congress and campaign issues; Montana House of Representatives election; memories from political involvement; Strip Mine Bill; specific committees; and his opinion on Vietnam War
John Melcher, interview by John Melcher ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Former Senator John Melcher discusses his political career with Don Spritzer. Melcher discusses the Congressional elections of 1972, 1974, and 1976, the year he was first elected to the Senate. He describes the Nixon years, including the president's impeachment/resignation; the Alaska Pipeline Bill; Ford's veto of his Animal Health Research Bill; Melcher's transition from House to Senate; Jimmy Carter days in the Senate; Strategic Arms Limitations Treaty; Northern Tier Pipeline issue; Assessment of Ronald Reagan's presidency; National Conservative Political Action Committee; television advertising in presidential campaigns and his relationship with various politicians including Lee Metcalf, Mike Mansfield, Ron Marlenee, Robert Byrd, Sam Nunn, John Glenn, and Jesse Helms
John Melcher : by John Melcher ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Commercials used during Melcher's campaigns for the 1966, 1970 and 1972 U.S. congressional elections in district 2 and the 1982, 1988, and 1994 U.S. senatorial elections in Montana, Democratic party
by Margaret (Smith) Warden ( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Other subject files cover such topics as the 1980 conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), attempts to incorporate support for libraries into the 1968 Platform of the Democratic Party, plans for a nationwide library program for rural populations and a statewide network among archives in Montana, Mike Mansfield's political career and the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, library publicity and public relations, employment standards for federal librarians, the Library Services and Construction Act, the management of solid and/or hazardous waste, and other conferences and seminars on library-related issues
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Advertising, Political Agriculture and state Animal health--Law and legislation Animal Welfare Act of 1970 (United States) Animal welfare--Law and legislation Baucus, Max Bonner, John W.--(John Woodrow), Friedman, Milton, Gravel, Mike, Hatfield, Paul Gerhart, Helena Women's Political Caucus (Helena, Mont.) Howard, Joseph Kinsey, Indians of North America--Government relations Judge, Thomas L Langrishe, John S., Legislators Lougheed, Peter, Mansfield, Mike, Marlenee, Ronald Charles, Melcher, John, Men Metcalf, Lee, Montana Montana--Helena National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) Newspaper editors Older people--Government policy Political science Politicians Public lands Republican Party (Mont.) Shoup, Richard Gardner, Strip mining--Law and legislation Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (United States) Theater Trudeau, Pierre Elliott United States United States.--Congress.--House United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on Agriculture United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs United States.--Congress.--Senate United States.--Congress.--Senate.--Committee on Agriculture United States.--Congress.--Senate.--Committee on Energy and Natural Resources United States.--Congress.--Senate.--Select Committee on Indian Affairs United States.--Congress.--Senate.--Special Committee on Aging United States.--District Court (District of Columbia) United States.--Interstate Commerce Commission Weinberger, Caspar W Wheeler, Burton K.--(Burton Kendall), Women--Political activity
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