Host John Seigenthaler will interview Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen on Nashville Public Television’s One on One with John Seigenthaler, Thursday, April 5, 2007 at 8:00 p.m. CDT on NPT-Channel 8. The hour-long interview, during which Bredesen will discuss his plans and priorities for his second term, will also air on PBS stations statewide. Please check local listings for days and times.
Bredesen took office as Tennessee’s 48th governor on January 18, 2003. In November 2006, he was re-elected in a landslide victory – reportedly becoming the first governor in over a century to win all 95 counties in Tennessee. Before serving as Tennessee’s governor, Bredesen served as mayor of Nashville from 1991 to 1999.
John Seigenthaler is a renowned journalist, writer and First Amendment advocate. He is the host of the NPT signature program A Word on Words, which has been celebrating authors, literature and ideas for more than three decades.