Life of Senator Mike Mansfield
As part of the Leaders of Capitol Hill series, former Senator John Glenn (D-OH) and others remembered the life and career of the late Senator Mike Mansfield (D-MT), including his 24 years in the U.S. Senate, 16 years as Senate majority leader, U.S. ambassador to Japan, and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He died in 2001. Panelists also talked about Don Oberdorfer’s new biography, Senator Mansfield. After their discussion, they answered audience members' questions. close
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Jessica P. Einhorn Dean Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies
John Glenn Jr. U.S. Senator (Former) [D] Ohio
Don Oberdorfer Resident Scholar Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->Korean Studies
Mark Shields Syndicated Columnist
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