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Taylor Pensoneau - Governor Dan Walker Project

Taylor Pensoneau covered the Illinois Statehouse beat for the St. Louis Post Dispatch from Oct.1965-Jan.1978, reporting on the Richard Ogilvie, Dan Walker, and Jim Thompson gubernatorial administrations. Following this, he worked for several years as a lobbyist at the Illinois Coal Association, and while there began a third career, writing books on Illinois' political and criminal history.

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Abstract

Audio 05

Observations on the 1972 election & Dan Walker administration

Audio 06

Observations on the 1972 election & Dan Walker administration.

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Journalists’ View

You can find the rest of Taylor Pensoneau’s interview in the Journalists’ View.




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