Governor George Romney Oral History

George Romney (July 8, 1907 – July 26, 1995) was an American businessman and Republican Party politician. He was chairman and president of American Motors Corporation from 1954 to 1962, the 43rd Governor of Michigan from 1963 to 1969.  Romney also served as the U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development from 1969 to 1973.

The latest segment of a growing library of oral history videos for the MI Political History Society, Future Media Corporation produced this program from interviews with Gov. Romney’s son, George Scott Romney, and Walt De Vries, Executive Assistant for Program Development for Gov. Romney’s administration.  These interviews offer rare insider information into state politics and can be viewed online at no charge: