Alabama GOP Senate candidates push for
AL.comAlabama GOP Senate candidates push for outright Obamacare repeal, not GOP alternativesAL.com... in humorous banter, highlighted with Peeples who joked that he wasn't a hunter or a fisherman and - as an Auburn University football fan - some in the conservative audience may view him akin to former Democratic presidential nominee Walter Mondale.and more »
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 4:03 pm
St. Croix River bridge timeline -
St. Croix River bridge timelineMinneapolis Star TribuneMarch: Former Vice President Walter Mondale calls the bridge plan “a dangerous precedent” and says proposals by Bachmann and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., undermine a law he co-authored in 1968 that protects wild and scenic rivers nationwide. 2012.and more »
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 2:46 pm
The 'Fevered Insanity' of the Media's
NewsBusters (press release) (blog)The 'Fevered Insanity' of the Media's Selective OutrageNewsBusters (press release) (blog)As always, leave it to former House Speaker Newt Gingrich to pithily assess the flood of media stories about Donald Trump Jr.'s 20-minute minute meeting with a Russian lawyer in June of 2016. Appearing on Fox's My Story, hosted by Martha McCallum, ...
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 1:31 pm
How Democrats Can Win Again - New York Times
New York TimesHow Democrats Can Win AgainNew York TimesFirst, 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 ...and more »
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 11:29 am
Vin Scully on giving voice to Abe Lincoln at
Los Angeles TimesVin Scully on giving voice to Abe Lincoln at the Bowl: 'One of the most thrilling moments of my life'Los Angeles Times... “Lincoln Portrait”: actors Henry Fonda, Gregory Peck, Katharine Hepburn, Tom Hanks, James Earl Jones, Danny Glover, Melvyn Douglas and Charlton Heston; presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, vice presidents Al Gore and Walter Mondale, Sens.
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 5:01 am
Profile: Hillary Clinton
Former New York Senator and first lady has joined the race for the White House for the second time.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 8:38 am
How Clinton video is designed face by face
The former secretary of state’s video Sunday went right after younger voters, particularly women, as well as independents and liberals. It prominently featured a young mother, a 20-something woman looking… Click to Continue »
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 6:08 am
Is Hillary Clinton's Nomination
The Democratic candidate is the prohibitive favorite, and finding it a mixed blessing.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:39 pm
Clinton's campaign: The key figures
Here's a look at some of the players in Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 12:49 pm
Easter Egg Roll at White House Fast Facts
(CNN) -- Here's some background information about the annual White House Easter Egg Roll. In 2016, the Easter Egg Roll is scheduled to take place on March 28.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 11:12 am
Can Bernie Sanders Win the Nomination?
This time around it’s Hillary Clinton. She is in the lineage of flawed candidates like Walter Mondale, Michael Dukakis, Bob Dole, Al Gore, John Kerry, John McCain, and Mitt Romney who won the nomination based on brute electoral force before going belly ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 7:16 pm
In 1984, Walter Mondale ran on fairness. That was a tough sell when it was "Morning in America.'' In 1988, Michael Dukakis offered competence. But voters had no reason then to doubt Vice President Bush's competence. In 1996, Bob Dole ran on character ("A ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:59 pm
Tracing The Shifting Meaning Of 'Alien'
Ronald Reagan used the term when, in a 1984 debate with Walter Mondale, he declared his support for amnesty for millions of immigrants who were in the country illegally. All of these groups adopted the term to purse their particular interests. But in the ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:27 am
It didn’t start with Limbaugh and Trump:
Nothing illustrated their success more clearly than when, in 1984, Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale made the historic decision to tap a woman to be his running mate. New York Representative Geraldine Ferraro was a powerful Democratic leader ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 10:00 pm
Capturing Campaign History In The Granite
David Tirrell-Wysocki, a former colleague at the AP, recalls when former Vice President Walter Mondale, went fishing with a kid on the Merrimack River. He said most of the news pictures of the day showed Mondale and the child fishing alone on the banks of ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 9:17 pm
Mondale, Kerry among attendees at McGovern
Former Vice President Walter Mondale and U.S. Sen. John Kerry are among the hundreds of people who have turned out for a funeral to honor former U.S. Sen. George McGovern.
Posted on 26 October 2012 | 11:00 am
Well indeed, there were no balloons at the end of President Obama's speech at the Democratic convention. Instead, organizers blew red, white and blue confetti into the air from several locations around the giant hall, using big blowers.
Posted on 4 September 2012 | 7:13 pm
Eleanor Mondale, daughter of Walter Mondale,
Eleanor Mondale, the vivacious daughter of former Vice President Walter Mondale who carved out her own reputation as an entertainment reporter, radio show host and gossip magnet, has died at her home in Minnesota. She was 51.
Posted on 17 September 2011 | 8:46 am
Clintons, Mondale among mourners at Ferraro
Onetime vice presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro was remembered as a political trailblazer and a devoted mother and friend Thursday at a funeral that drew dignitaries including former President Bill Clinton, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton
Posted on 28 March 2011 | 8:07 am
First female VP candidate Ferraro dies at 75
Geraldine Ferraro's selection as Walter Mondale's Democratic running mate in the 1984 presidential election made her a winner as far as history was concerned, despite an unsuccessful campaign that proved to be a tough political slog against a popu
Posted on 27 March 2011 | 12:07 am
Resolved Question: In 1984 Democratic
Or was it the other way around? Was Mondale more liberal and appealed to more liberal voters?
Posted on 11 December 2015 | 7:13 am
Open Question: Do you libs still want
Walter Mondale only won one state
HILLARY WILL WIN ZERO
against any conservative
Posted on 10 March 2015 | 12:27 am
Resolved Question: Is Walter Mondale a
Is Walter Mondale a factor in DNC being so FUBAR?
Mondale lost 49 states according to present nominee, there are 57 states. Of course, he'd say Islamic states are all that matters including Belize in Central America. Once over 40% Islamic such as GBUK there is no return from this FUBAR state of gov't.
Posted on 11 November 2013 | 12:54 am
Resolved Question: How did Ronald Wilson
The only state Mondale won was his home state of Minnesota.
Posted on 18 June 2013 | 9:23 am
Resolved Question: If deficits are suppose
Mondale based his campaign on reducing deficits after Reagan adopted a military Keynesian economy with programs like Star Wars. Mondale won DC and barely his home state of Minnesota. Where's the beef?
Posted on 25 August 2012 | 12:02 pm