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Reaction to Bob Dole's death from US dignitaries, veterans

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

U.S. dignitaries and military veterans are mourning former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, a World War II veteran and former Republican presidential candidate who served in Congress for 36 years. Dole, who had stage 4 lung cancer, died Sunday at age 98, according to his wife, Elizabeth.
“Bob was an American statesman like few in our history. A war hero and among the greatest of the Greatest Generation. And to me, he was also a friend whom I could look to for trusted guidance, or a humorous line at just the right moment to settle frayed nerves. I will miss my friend. But I am grateful for...
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Bob Dole, Senator and Presidential Candidate, Dies at Age 98

1 month ago   |   By Vanity Fair

The Kansas-born World War II veteran was a mainstay in the Republican Party.
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