Mondale, the longtime senator from Minnesota, won the Dem. nomination in 1984, only to be swept aside in a massive Reagan landslide. He later became ambassador to Japan. Reputation as an honest and decent man. Condolences to his family.
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Dem MN Sen Klobuchar: A minister’s child..Vice President Mondale was a true public servant in every sense of the word...Walter Mondale taught me that ldrshp isn’t all about giving soaring speeches and punchy sound bites – but actually getting things done for people.
Dem MN Sen Smith: Mondale was a giant not only because of the positions he held..but because of the work that he did. He provided his strong, compassionate, clear, and fearless voice to the world for over six decades, and he never stopped.
Your far-left Dem Attorney General, and your Dem Governor tried to shut down our rally, silence the people of Minnesota, and take away your freedom of assembly. They thought we would cancel – but I said NO WAY, I will NEVER abandon the people of Minnesota!