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Former Vice President Walter Mondale Is Dead

26 days ago   |   By Newser

Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost the most lopsided presidential election after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died at age 93. Mondale's family says he died Monday in Minneapolis, per the AP. The death of the former senator, ambassador,...
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Mondale remembered as effective policymaker, public servant

Mondale remembered as effective policymaker, public servant

26 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

Reaction to the death of former Vice President Walter Mondale, who died Monday in Minneapolis at age 93:
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Walter Mondale remembered for decency, sweep of accomplishments

26 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

Political leaders from across the political spectrum praised the former vice president, who died Monday.
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Former Vice President Walter Mondale Dies At 93

Former Vice President Walter Mondale Dies At 93

26 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The liberal former senator from Minnesota later ran for president.
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Walter Mondale made history by choosing Geraldine Ferraro as first female running mate on a major party ticket

Walter Mondale made history by choosing Geraldine Ferraro as first female running mate on a major party ticket

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Former Vice President Walter Mondale, who died Monday at the age of 93 , made history during his 1984 presidential run when he chose Rep. Geraldine Ferraro of New York as his running mate.
Though then President Ronald Reagan handily defeated Mondale and Ferraro, the Minnesota politician was a pioneer as the first presidential candidate on a major party ticket to choose a female running mate - nearly four decades before Vice President Kamala Harris became the first woman sworn into the office.
"Our founders said in the Constitution, 'We the people' - not just the...
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Walter Mondale, Former Vice President and History-Making Presidential Candidate, Dies at 93

Walter Mondale, Former Vice President and History-Making Presidential Candidate, Dies at 93

26 days ago   |   By Time

Walter Frederick Mondale, one of the most influential vice presidents of his era, has died, according to multiple reports. He was 93.
Mondale served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States under President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981, acting as a trusted confidant to Carter while helping guide the administration's policies. He also had his own memorable run for president in 1984, making history by choosing Geraldine Ferraro as his running mate, creating the first presidential ticket from a major party that included a woman.
Mondale - who went by the nickname “Fritz” - was a...
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Former Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Former Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

26 days ago   |   By Politico

Walter Mondale, the former vice president whose accomplished career was marred by one of the worst electoral shellackings in American history, died Monday.
Mondale, who was also the first presidential candidate to select a woman, Geraldine Ferraro, to be his running mate, was 93. The Associated Press reported his death, citing his family.
The man known as “Fritz” had his seemingly effortless rise in politics halted twice by Ronald Reagan, once in 1980 when the Reagan-Bush ticket stomped Jimmy Carter's bid for reelection and then, even more forcefully, in 1984, when Reagan obliterated...
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Former Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Former Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

26 days ago   |   By WGN TV

MINNEAPOLIS - Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost the most lopsided presidential election after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died. He was 93.
Mondale's family says he died Monday in Minneapolis.
Mondale served Minnesota as attorney general and U.S. senator. He followed the trail blazed by his political mentor, Hubert H. Humphrey, to the vice presidency, serving under Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981.
Mondale's own try for the White House, in 1984, came at the zenith of Ronald Reagan's popularity. On Election Day, he carried only his...
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