Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Brochure, 1970

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Brochure, 1970

Source

State Library of Florida: Campaign Literature Collection, 1970-CHILES 02

Description

Brochure explaining State Senator Lawton Chiles' walking tour across Florida, part of his 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate. Chiles was running for the Democratic nomination against former Governor Spessard Holland, and then against Republican challenger William C. Cramer in the general election. The brochure focuses on Chiles' intention to use the walk as a way to make government officials more accessible to everyday Floridians. It also includes Chiles' biographical details and information about his accomplishments as a state legislator.