Interview with Rusty Paul, October 27, 2010

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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Description

Rusty Paul grew up in the Birmingham, Alabama area during the 1950s and 60s. He has worked in journalism as a newspaper and radio reporter, chaired the Republican Party in Georgia, and served as a state senator in the Georgia General Assembly. In this interview, Paul discusses his childhood and early interest in politics growing up in segregated Birmingham, as well as his varied career. He gives an overview of his work as Georgia Chair of the Republican Party, Georgia senator, and city councilman in Stone Mountain and Sandy Springs. Other topics include the decision to change the Georgia state flag and the rise of the Republican Party.

Date

2010-10-27

Identifier

RBRL220ROGP-121

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Citation

Rusty Paul and Bob Short, “Interview with Rusty Paul, October 27, 2010,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed December 7, 2022, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL220ROGP/RBRL220ROGP-121.

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