By Lee H. Hamilton
Outside of Kentucky’s 2nd Congressional District, few people would remember William Natcher, which would have been just fine with him. Natcher spent four decades in Congress representing the area around Bowling Green, Owensboro and Elizabethtown, and for the most part the national press ignored him, just as he ignored them.
He didn’t have time for burnishing his public image. He was what is known on Capitol Hill as “a work horse, not a show horse.”