Evan Mecham

Evan Mecham

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Evan Mecham (May 12, 1924 - February 21, 2008) was the 17th Governor of Arizona. A decorated veteran of World War II, Mecham earned his living as an automotive dealership owner and occasional newspaper publisher. Periodic runs for political office earned him a reputation as a perennial candidate along with the nickname of "The Harold Stassen of Arizona" before he was elected governor, under the Republican banner.As governor, Mecham was plagued by controversy and became the first U.S. governor to simultaneously face removal from office through impeachment, a scheduled recall election, and a felony indictment. He was the first Arizona governor to be impeached.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135686593
  • 9786135686593