George McGoven 1922 - 2012

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    He was a good American, and the first man I ever voted for in a presidential election.
     
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    A good American has passed from his generation.
     
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    A good man, but not a great politician. He was the wrong man at the wrong time, still, a decent enough fellow and one of the last of a great generation.
     
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    When you meet your maker and the question is asked if you fed the hungry, given drink to the thirsty and cared for the lonely, you, George McGovern can answer yes.

    Eulogy for Senator McGovern by Bishop Bruce Ough in Sioux Falls, SD.
     

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