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Michael Stanley Dukakis (/dᵿˈkɑːkᵻs/; born November 3, 1933, Gr...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Michael Stanley Dukakis (/dᵿˈkɑːkᵻs/; born November 3, 1933, Greek: Δουκάκης) is an American politician who served as the 65th and 67th Governor of Massachusetts, from 1975 to 1979 and 1983 to 1991 respectively. He is the longest-serving governor in Massachusetts history and only the second Greek-American governor in U.S. history, after Spiro Agnew. He was nominated by the Democratic Party for president in the 1988 election, but lost to the Republican candidate, Vice President George H. W. Bush.
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Michael Dukakis seeks global accord for use of AI by governments

The Boston Globe - 10 Aug 2018
Is self-driving government in the future? Michael Dukakis, the former Massachusetts governor and erstwhile presidential candidate, doesn't think so. But he's jumping into the debate over artificial intelligence in an effort to ensure the rapidly ...
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Marty looks like latest Mass. Democrat with Potomac fever

Boston Herald - 16 Aug 2018
Michael Dukakis, during his 1988 presidential run, suggested Iowa farmers grow Belgian endive, which was promptly mocked, but he still managed a third place in the Iowa caucus. Walsh just started his second term but is already acting like he's growing ...
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The left's misleading attacks on liberal Democrats

Washington Post - 16 Aug 2018
Michael Dukakis, a technocratic liberal who straddled both camps. But the Republicans slimed him as an old-fashioned liberal — soft on crime, weak on foreign policy and insufficiently patriotic. Only in 1992 did Bill Clinton, whose Southern charm ...
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'Fog x FLO' descends on the Emerald Necklace

The Boston Globe - 12 Aug 2018
Former governor Michael Dukakis and his wife, Kitty, were among the first guests to experience the new public art exhibit “Fog x FLO: Fujiko Nakaya on the Emerald Necklace,” celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Emerald Necklace Conservancy.
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The GOP's 2018 message: Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Vox - 15 Aug 2018
The threat is real and omnipresent. Democrats are the party of death. In a way, this is nothing new. The Willie Horton ad — the George H.W. Bush ad that used the racially charged image of a black criminal to attack Michael Dukakis — ran 30 years ago.
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Elizabeth Warren is seen as 'front-runner.' But is it too early?

The Boston Globe - 11 Aug 2018
WASHINGTON — Last month, New York magazine put a jogging Elizabeth Warren on its cover, with the headline “Front Runner?” blared across her middle. They weren't talking about her Senate race. With Donald Trump continuing to dominate attention ...
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Should the state build the North South Rail Link?

The Boston Globe - 26 Jul 2018
YES. Michael S. Dukakis. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff. Michael Dukakis. Former governor of Massachusetts, Brookline resident. In 1914 a special state commission strongly recommended that the Commonwealth unify its regional rail system by connecting ...
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When Democrats Turned Tail, And Kept Running

Tucson Weekly - 02 Aug 2018
In 1988, George H.W. Bush, Reagan's vice president, and Michael Dukakis, three term Massachusetts governor, ran for president. Bush was a moderate Republican who moved to the right when he became Reagan's running mate in 1980. Dukakis fit neatly ...
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The media malpractice destroying American politics

Washington Post - 25 Jul 2018
In 1988, it was Democratic nominee Michael Dukakis who unraveled after a string of such moments. His opponent, Vice President George H.W. Bush, participated in the onslaught, questioning Dukakis's patriotism because he vetoed a bill requiring teachers ...
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VIDEO: 'Clips of the Week:' Sports AND politics!

Wicked Local - 03 Aug 2018
Former Gov. Michael Dukakis makes his fourth annual appearance. Our special guest for his 4th annual appearance is Governor Michael Dukakis. We'll talk the Boston Sports scene and of course politics. Always, one of our favorite shows each year.
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PHOTOS: Today in History, August 9

MetroWest Daily News - 09 Aug 2018
Former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, center, is applauded by a group of Democratic legislators, Monday, Aug. 9, 1982 in Boston. at the Parker House Hotel where 35 state senators and representatives turned out to endorse Dukakis?
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30 Years Ago: A Look Back at 1988

The Atlantic - 25 Jul 2018
Three decades ago, the Winter Olympics took place in Calgary and the Summer Olympics were held in Seoul, candidates Michael Dukakis and George Bush competed for the 1988 U.S. presidential election, the Soviet Union withdrew its troops from ...

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