'Spoke what he thought; lived what he said': McGovern was a polite but persistent advocate for peace and ending hunger
Published 10/22/2012, Grand Forks Herald
Former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner praised George McGovern Sunday as “one of the truly outstanding people who have come out of this part of the world, not afraid to speak truth from his heart.” The former South Dakota senator and 1972 Democratic candidate for president died Sunday morning. He was 90.Word count: 700
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