U.S. Senator Bob Graham to visit
FSC for talk and book-signing session
LAKELAND, Fla. (Nov. 29, 2004) - Florida Southern College's Center for Florida History welcomes U.S. Senator Bob Graham to the campus Dec. 16. Graham will discuss and autograph copies of his book, "Intelligence Matters." The event begins at 7 p.m. in the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel on the Florida Southern campus. It is free and open to the public.
Elected in 1978 as the 38th governor of Florida, Graham has enjoyed a long and productive career. He is known for his Workdays which began in 1978 and have given him insight into the hopes and challenges that Floridians face. Over the past ten years, Graham has served on the Senate Intelligence Committee and co-chaired the House-Senate inquiry into the intelligence community's failures following Sept. 11, 2001. His book, "Intelligence Matters," shares some of his insights and findings.
For further information, please contact Dr. James M. Denham, director of the Center for Florida History at 680-4312 or
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