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Bob Dole, Old Soldier and Stalwart of the Senate, Dies at 98
« on: December 06, 2021, 01:34:02 PM »
Bob Dole, Old Soldier and Stalwart of the Senate, Dies at 98
Mr. Dole, a son of the Kansas prairie who was left for dead on a World War II battlefield, became one of the longest-serving Republican leaders.

By Katharine Q. Seelye
Published Dec. 5, 2021
Updated Dec. 6, 2021, 12:04 a.m. ET

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/05/us/politics/bob-dole-dead.html

Bob Dole, the plain-spoken son of the prairie who overcame Dust Bowl deprivation in Kansas and grievous battle wounds in Italy to become the Senate majority leader and the last of the World War II generation to win his party’s nomination for president, died on Sunday. He was 98.

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