Miller Center

Lowell Bridwell

Speaker: Lowell K. Bridwell
Date: October 17, 1968
Former journalist specializing in transportation. Acting Deputy Federal Highway Administrator (January 1964-July 1964). Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Transportation (1964-1965). Administrator of the Department of Transportation beginning in 1965 and through the time of the interview in 1968. Familiar with Johnson as the majority leader and his relation to the Department as President. Familiar with Robert Kennedy and George Reedy and attended the 1960 Democratic Convention and followed the campaign.