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Creator:  Irvin, Thomas T. (Tommy), 1929-
Collection Title:  Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection, ROGP 024 Tommy Irvin 
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Abstract:  Tommy Irvin discusses his long career as Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture, a position he held from 1969 to 2011. Leading up to his service with the Department of Agriculture, Irvin served on the Habersham County School Board, directed the Georgia School Boards Association, served as a Representative in the Georgia House, and managed Lester Maddox's 1966 campaign for governor.
Creator:  Irvin, Thomas T. (Tommy), 1929-
Collection Title:  Tommy Irvin Papers 
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Abstract:  Tommy Irvin served as Georgia's Commissioner of Agriculture from 1969 to 2011. His papers document his service as commissioner, including promoting Georgia agriculture products and protecting Georgia farmers and Georgia consumers. The papers include correspondence, department publications and news releases, subject files, photographs, audiovisual materials, and digital files.
Creator:  Isakson, John Hardy (Johnny), 1944-
Collection Title:  Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection, ROGP 018 Johnny Isakson 
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Abstract:  John Hardy "Johnny" Isakson was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on December 28, 1944 and has served in politics since his election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1976. Since then, he has served in the Georgia senate and both houses of Congress, and has run a successful real estate business. In this interview Isakson discusses his career as a Georgia legislator and U.S. Congressman. In addition to his personal stories, he addresses contemporary issues such as defense, social security, health care, and tax reform.
Creator:  Isakson, John Hardy (Johnny), 1944-
Collection Title:  Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection, ROGP 155 Johnny Isaskson 
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Abstract:  Johnny Isakson was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and has served in politics since his election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1976. Since then, he has served in the Georgia Senate and both houses of Congress, and has run a successful real estate business. In this interview, Isakson sits down to talk after his return from a month-long tour of Georgia to meet with his constituents. He addresses various issues that include homeland security, the budget and economy, trade and transportation, and education.