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George McGovern In His Own Words

  • Aired: 10/19/2012
  • 26:28
  • Rating: NR
In video clips culled from numerous interviews, speeches and public appearances, George McGovern reflects on a life spent in public service. McGovern was a bomber pilot during World War II, he represented South Dakota in the both houses of congress and was the Democratic candidate for U.S. president in the 1972 race. He was also a husband, father, teacher, and author.
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