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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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Five Highlights of Nashville Then: July 1977

The Tennessean - 18 Jul 2017
Vice President Walter Mondale, with wife Joan, came to Nashville July 30 at the invitation of Gov. Ray Blanton to help the Democratic Party erase a $200,000 debt. After landing at Nashville Municipal Auditorium, the vice president held a press ...
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Flashback 1984: Ferraro selected as Mondale's running mate

KCRA Sacramento - 12 Jul 2017
Incumbent President Ronald Reagan and Vice President George Bush were gearing up for the Republican National Convention in August, while Democratic candidate Walter Mondale was preparing to announce his running mate pick. With just days to go ...
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Her miscarriage in ICE detention raises questions about care

KUOW News and Information - 21 Jul 2017
She wears a yellow uniform, loose, with a sweatshirt underneath. Her long hair, braided in tight cornrows near her temples. Her handshake, timid. We talk in a small meeting room at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, with her attorney and an ...
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Mondale looks back 50 years after Wild and Scenic Rivers Act

White Bear Press - 07 Jul 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — The St. Croix River is a Minnesota destination, one of the region's most scenic and well-preserved natural features, but it wasn't easy to keep it that way. The river is protected by the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, passed nearly 50 years ...
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Former campground at center of bluff line debate

River Towns - 12 Jul 2017
Ryun said the bill creates a slippery slope that could undermine the layers of protections established through the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act — a hard-fought congressional designation championed in the 1960s by former Vice President Walter Mondale, a St.
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FLASHBACK: This date in history, July 12, 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
Vice Presidential candidate Walter Mondale, left, and congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro wave after Mondale announced Ferraro as his running mate in the chamber of the Minneapolis House of Representatives, St. Paul, Minn., July 12, 1984. Ferraro ...
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How Democrats Can Win Again

New York Times - 15 Jul 2017
First, the Democrats need to stop putting forth candidates who seem like that kid in fifth grade who sat in the front row and always knew all the answers: Walter Mondale, Michael Dukakis, Al Gore, John Kerry, Hillary Clinton. Voters across the ...
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Sanders solution: Recipe for disaster

Coos Bay World - 22 Jun 2017
Walter Mondale raised the liberal banner against Ronald Reagan in 1984 and did even worse: 13 electoral votes. Michael Dukakis did slightly better four years later, but he still managed to lose to George H.W. Bush, a mediocre candidate whose re ...
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Washington and Lee professor emails Bob Goodlatte daily

Roanoke Times - 03 Jul 2017
Chris Gavaler holds a cardboard cutout of Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke County, at a “People's Town Hall for Bob Goodlatte.” The congressman declined an invitation to the February event co-organized by Gavaler and other grassroots activists.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
In 1984, Democratic presidential nominee Walter Mondale named U.S. Rep. Geraldine Ferraro, D-N.Y., as his running mate. She was the first woman to share a major U.S. political party's presidential ticket. Mondale lost in November to incumbent Ronald ...
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26 Disturbing Pictures From New York Subway History

BuzzFeed News - 17 Jul 2017
Commuters point to a poster sporting a caricature of a nearly nude Walter Mondale — a Democratic challenger for president — promoting an issue of Penthouse Magazine at a Times Square Station on May 12, 1984. The posters were stripped from city ...
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Could Donald Trump Have Been Elected As a Democrat?

New York Magazine - 10 Jul 2017
Democrats tolerated Clinton's adultery because he was a competent public servant who could cogently discuss public policy — like Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, John Kerry, Al Gore, Michael Dukakis, and Walter Mondale. Trump is a flamboyantly ignorant ...
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North Oaks tops list of richest towns in MN

KARE - 08 Jul 2017
NORTH OAKS, Minn. - Among the facts and figures in the U.S. Census bureau data is each state's most affluent city, which in Minnesota isn't Orono or Edina or Wayzata. It's North Oaks, a St Paul suburb that in the 1800s was a hobby farm for railroad ...
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Bernstein: Jimmy Butler's Star Not As Bright Up North

CBS Chicago - 27 Jun 2017
The Coen Brothers live in Hollywood themselves but still mine their heritage for laughs. Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz was only reluctantly renowned, Jesse Ventura a sideshow, Andrew Zimmern a niche star and Walter Mondale responsible if uninspiring.

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