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Joan Mondale, former VP Walter Mondale's wife, dies at 83

Fox News - 03 Feb 2014
Sept. 17, 2003: Former first lady Rosalynn Carter, left, and wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, Joan Mondale, chat prior to the opening of a symposium for the 25th anniversary of the Camp David peace accords between Israel and Egypt.Reuters.
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A look back at the first woman vice-presidential candidate

Minnesota Public Radio News - 25 Jul 2017
They were about to witness history as Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale selected his running mate, New York congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro. She was the first woman ever selected as the vice-presidential candidate of a major political ...
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Presidential candidates

La Crosse Tribune - 20 Aug 2017
In 1959, John F. Kennedy met with state leaders, returning to the state during his successful 1960 run for president. Democrats Eugene McCarthy (1968), George McGovern and Edmund Muskie (1972), Mo Udall (1976), John Anderson (1980), Walter Mondale ...
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Same Old Democrats

U.S. News & World Report - 24 Jul 2017
Walter Mondale didn't hide it – and in 1984 he lost 49 states and the presidency to Ronald Reagan. Bill Clinton did hide it and won twice, albeit with less than 50 percent of the popular vote each time, but he was smart enough to work with the first ...
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Mike Pence's Fundraising Is Unprecedented For A Vice President

HuffPost - 15 Aug 2017
The same was true of Gerald Ford, Walter Mondale, George H.W. Bush and Dan Quayle. Ford, of course, stands out among this collection of second-in-lines. Unlike the others, he ascended to the presidency during his vice-presidential term. The story of ...
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Gene Weingarten's definitive guide to the 'nothingburger'

Washington Post - 03 Aug 2017
The concept of an empty hamburger as a political metaphor goes back at least to the 1984 Democratic presidential primary campaign between Gary Hart and Walter Mondale. As the most colorless candidate in recent memory — he was eventually eclipsed by ...
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Minnesota shows off Capitol face-lift with weekend bash

La Crosse Tribune - 11 Aug 2017
Weekend events include a political panel with former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale and Minnesota Gov. Al Quie, a dance party set to music by the late Minnesota rockstar Prince and a Saturday night concert followed by fireworks. The state expects ...
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Letter: Goodlatte backs a boondoggle

Roanoke Times - 17 Aug 2017
Why stop at Clinton? There are loads other former Democratic candidates for President of the United States. Perhaps he can waste more of our taxpayer dollars investigating Walter Mondale, Michael Dukakis, Al Gore, and John Kerry as well, while his and ...
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Who lost the time...?

Ukiah Daily Journal - 10 Aug 2017
As Ronald Reagan said to Walter Mondale in a Presidential debate, “Well, there you go again, Walter.” I think this quote applies to Tommy Kramer for his remarks about the Grace Hudson Museum and grounds for the second time. I too, would like the ...
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Jacinda Ardern's steel: 'That's just who I am'

Newsroom - 20 Aug 2017
He's referring to a 1984 commercial from Wendy's that became associated with the American presidential election when Democratic candidate Walter Mondale used the popular phrase to sum up an argument. So how will she make a partnership work with ...
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Mixed emotions

White Bear Press - 04 Aug 2017
My heart sank when I read comments about the new bridge made by Walter Mondale in a recent article in the StarTribune newspaper. He was quoted as saying that the bridge was “a big, vast assault on the federal river system” that he and Wisconsin's ...
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US VP Pence Embraces Role as Key Diplomat

Voice of America - 11 Aug 2017
Vice presidents since Richard Nixon, who famously held an impromptu "kitchen debate" with Soviet leader Nikita Khruschchev, have had a hand in diplomacy — a trend that Goldstein says accelerated under later vice presidents, including Walter Mondale.

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