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The Resource Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ..., by Donald B. Seney

Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ..., by Donald B. Seney

Label
Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ..., 1993
Title
Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ...
Statement of responsibility
by Donald B. Seney
Inclusive dates
1993
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mr. Franchetti discusses Evelle Younger's term as attorney general, comparing it to that of George Deukmejian. He focuses on Mr. Deukmejian's campaign for governor in 1982 and the budget crisis he inherited. As director of finance, Mr. Franchetti implemented Governor Deukmejian's policies through numerous budget cuts in 1983. The interview covers the years 1969 to 1984
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available in the California State Archives.
Biographical or historical data
Michael Franchetti, born in 1942, joined the California Attorney General's office as a deputy attorney general in 1959 after receiving his law degree and serving in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. Serving under Evelle Younger, Attorney General, in 1970, Franchetti analyzed bills for the attorney general's office and came to know State Senator George Deukmejian. When Mr. Deukmejian was elected Attorney General in 1978, Franchetti became the chief attorney general, and ran the office when Mr. Deukmejian campaigned for governor in 1982. When Mr. Deukmejian was elected governor, Franchetti became director of finance until the California State Senate refused to confirm him in 1983. Since leaving government in January 1984, Franchetti has lobbied and practiced law.
Cataloging source
CSA
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
  • The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
  • California State University, Fullerton. Library. Oral History Program.
  • California State University, Sacramento. Library. University Archives.
  • Honnold Library for the Associated Colleges, Claremont, Calif.
  • University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Label
Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ..., by Donald B. Seney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of an eight-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, Center for California Studies, California State University, Sacramento, for the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes name index.
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iv, 433, 15 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32128490
  • ucoclc32128490
Terms governing use
Copyright to all program materials is assigned by the interviewee to both the Secretary of State, California State Archives, and the program's cooperating institutions. Copies of interview transcripts can be procured from the State Archives and cooperating institutions. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.
Label
Oral history interview with Michael Franchetti ..., by Donald B. Seney
Publication
Note
Transcript of an eight-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, Center for California Studies, California State University, Sacramento, for the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes name index.
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iv, 433, 15 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32128490
  • ucoclc32128490
Terms governing use
Copyright to all program materials is assigned by the interviewee to both the Secretary of State, California State Archives, and the program's cooperating institutions. Copies of interview transcripts can be procured from the State Archives and cooperating institutions. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.

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