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The interview focuses on Edward's national view of the citrus industry and the lawsuit against the Department of Florida Citrus. He discusses the Citrus Tariff Oversight Committee (CTOC) and CTOC organization, decision making processes, coalition building and lobbying efforts in Washington, D.C. with Karl Rove, Ken Melman, and Cabinet Secretaries Anne Veneman and Don Evans and US Trade Representative, Robert Zellick.
Citrus fruit industry, Orange juice industry, Legislation, Tariff on oranges, Florida, Brazil, United States
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Citrus fruit industry; Orange juice industry; Legislation; Tariff on oranges
Florida; Brazil; United States
Oral history; Online audio
University of South Florida
Edwards, Ron, "Ron Edwards" (2005). Florida Citrus Oral History Project. 4.