Oral history interview with David Dreier (OH-029)

Title

Oral history interview with David Dreier (OH-029)

Date

2004

Creator

Description

Congressman David Dreier, chairman of the House Rules Committee from the Twenty-Sixth District of California, discusses the career of Congressman John Joseph Moakley and his legacy of public service. Congressman Dreier talks about his background and early career in public service; his relationship with Congressman Moakley while serving on the Rules Committee; his involvement in the Speaker’s Task Force on El Salvador (Moakley Commission) following the murders of six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her daughter in San Salvador; his thoughts on today’s political environment; and Congressman Moakley’s public service legacy.

Source

Moakley Oral History Project

Rights

Copyright Suffolk University. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Moving image
Video recordings

Format

MOV (quicktime)
PDF

Language

English

Identifier

OH-029

Interviewer

McEttrick, Joseph

Interviewee

Dreier, David

Duration

20:32

Files

oh-029_transcript.pdf

Citation

Dreier, David, “Oral history interview with David Dreier (OH-029),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 12, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3734.

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