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McGovern honored as ‘conscience for our nation’

October 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Hart, Kerry, Durbin, Mondale, Daschle among nationally known attendees.
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Gary Hart fondly recalls McGovern at funeral

October 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Former U.S. Sen. Gary Hart says George McGovern was stronger than any political label, despite his critics’ attempts to dismiss him as a liberal.
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McGovern notebook: Hart surprises, Daschle gets laughs, Cardinal loyalty noted

October 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

One man who came in as the Thursday event was starting and stood quietly through the entire service, first in the balcony and then on the main floor, drew little attention. It was Gary Hart. Continue Reading

McGovern celebrated as ‘conscience for our nation’

October 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Three former Democratic presidential candidates paid personal respects Friday to George McGovern, whose 1972 campaign for president galvanized the party’s liberal wing and ushered in a new generation of political activism.
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