Walter F. Mondale

Walter Frederick "Fritz" Mondale is an American politician, diplomat, and lawyer who served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States from 1977 to 1981, and as a United States Senator from Minnesota . He was the Democratic Party's presidential nominee in the United States presidential election of 1984, but lost to Ronald Reagan in an Electoral College landslide. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Walter F. Mondale has 114 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1975 Senate Committee as a Democratic Senator for Minnesota. The year with the most videos was 1984 with 41 videos. Most appearances with Gary Hart (19), Jesse Jackson (13), George S. McGovern (9). Most common tags: Presidential Campaign, Carter, Jimmy, Vice Presidency.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Vice President, United States
c. January 20, 1977 - c. January 20, 1981 Videos: 67 U.S. Senator, D-MN December 30, 1964 - December 30, 1976 Videos: 8 U.S. Senate Candidate, Minnesota
c. October 31, 2002 - November 5, 2002 Videos: 5 Ambassador, Japan, United States c. April 9, 1993 - c. December 30, 1996 Videos: 15 Presidential Candidate, Democratic Party c. January 29, 1984 - c. November 7, 1984 Videos: 17 Vice Presidential Candidate, Democratic Party c. July 15, 1976 - c. January 1, 1977 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Walter Mondale Legacy, Introduction

    Walter Mondale Legacy, Introduction

    Opening remarks wee made for the forum, “Walter Mondale: Living Legacy,” held in George Washington University’s Jack Morton…

  • Tribute to Walter Mondale

    Tribute to Walter Mondale

    The University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs hosted a tribute to former Vice President and U.S. Senator Walter Mondale.…

  • Evolution of the Vice Presidency

    Evolution of the Vice Presidency

    Vice President Joe Biden spoke about the legacy of former Vice President Walter Mondale. Vice President Biden shared details about his relationship with…

  • Walter Mondale and Education

    Walter Mondale and Education

    Former Vice President Walter Mondale participated in a discussion about his impact on the U.S. education system. “Opportunity and Social Justice --…

  • 2015 National Fair Housing Conference, Fair Housing Act

    2015 National Fair Housing Conference, Fair Housing Act

    Former Vice President and Senator Walter Mondale (D-MN) and Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) spoke about the history of the Fair Housing Act. Mr.…

  • Intelligence Oversight, Part 1

    Intelligence Oversight, Part 1

    Former Senators Walter Mondale (D-MN) and Gary Hart (D-CO) and Mr. Schwartz talked about their work on the Church Committee, one of…

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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