LEEDOM, John (b. 1921)
Businessman, member of the Texas Senate from Dallas, Republican. His experiences and personal views as a member of the Sixty-eighth Legislature. Early involvement in politics; his political philosophy; election to Texas Senate, 1980; activities on Intergovernmental Relations Committee; his role in establishing the Fee Task Force; comments about Lieutenant Governor William Hobby; role of Republican minority in the Senate; issue of financial disclosure for legislators.
Date of Interview: February 10, 1984