Miller Center

W. McLean

Speaker: W. Hunter McLean
Date: May 11, 1971
Background in the military. Later assisted in the operation of John Connally?s primary headquarters in Fort Worth and Austin, during Connally?s campaign for governor (1961-1962). Served earlier on the State Board of Insurance, and later became its chairman after Connally became governor (1963-1968). Supported Johnson in the campaigns of 1941 and 1948. He was chairman of a delegation and a floor leader at the Democratic Convention of 1956 and discusses the campaign of 1960.