Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / Centennial Profiles / Barr & Giss: Practicing the fine art of legislative legerdemain (access required)

Barr & Giss: Practicing the fine art of legislative legerdemain (access required)

Burton Barr, who was memorialized when his name was given to the Phoenix Central Library, wrote the book on political wheeling and dealing in the Arizona Legislature.

But, even before Barr burst onto the Capitol scene in 1964, Harold Giss was pulling the legislative strings. Both were pragmatic practitioners of lawmaking.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

115 years in the Arizona political arena (access required)

Successes and scandals that generated memorable headlines – a lot has happened in the Arizona political scene during the past 115 years that the Arizona Capitol Times and its predecessor publications under different names have existed. 

/* code for tag simpli.fi */