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George Mcgovern

George Stanley McGovern (July 19, 1922 – October 21, 2012) was an American historian, author, U.S. Representative, U.S. Senator, and the Democratic Party presidential nominee in the 1972 presidential election.

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The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country dee ...

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When you start one of these programs, school lunch programs, in a country that heretofore had nothin ...

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I always thought of myself as a moderate liberal, a fighter for peace and justice. I never thought o ...

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My heart does sometimes bleed for those who are hurting in my own country and abroad.

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My dad was a Methodist minister.

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I was tired. I hadn't slept eight hours in two, three years. I lived on four, five hours of sleep. Y ...

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Every once in a while, I run into somebody who tells me that she met her husband in my campaign or a ...

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As an American, I want our forces to prevail.

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I'm what a normal, healthy, ideal American should be like.

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No man should advocate a course in private that he's ashamed to admit in public.

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I think it was my study of history that convinced me that the Democratic Party was more on the side ...

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I think the country's getting disgusted with Washington partly because of the decline of civility in ...

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For 50 years, the Republicans have been accusing the Democrats of being soft on national security.

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I am a liberal and always have been - just not the wild-eyed character the Republicans made me out t ...

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One of the sharp parallels is that neither Vietnam nor Iraq was the slightest threat to America's na ...

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