"Why is Governor Siegelman in Jail? and Was He Railroaded?" with Former Congressman Parker Griffith and Dana Siegelman
My guests are Congressman Parker Griffith and Dana Siegelman. Our subject is her father, the former Governor of Alabama and their crusade to reverse a miscarriage of justice.
Dana Siegelman Dana and Don Siegelman Parker Griffith
Parker Griffith is a former US Representative from Alabama who was born in Shreveport, La., August 6, 1942. He attended Loyola University, Chicago, Ill., 1962-1964; received a B.S. from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., in 1966 and a M.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., 1970. He served in United States Army Reserve, 1970-1973 and has been a teacher; physician; businessman; real estate developer; unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Huntsville, Ala., and in 2004, he was a member of the Alabama state senate, 2006-2008. He was elected as a Democrat to the 110th Congress; changed from the Democratic to Republican Party on December 22, 2009 (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for nomination for 112th Congress in 2010.
Dana Siegelman is the daughter for former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman, the only Democrat in the Southeast to hold all of the state's highest elected positions, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Lt. Governor, and Governor. Dana has a Master's in International Relations from the University of Cambridge and is pursuing a second Master's in Middle East Studies at the American University in Cairo. Dana continues to fight for justice in the case of former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman and has appeared on national television, international radio, and published statements in a variety of news sources in the effort to free her dad.
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