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Kerrey: Iraq in danger of civil war

WASHINGTON, April 8 (UPI) -- Sept. 11 commission Member Bob Kerrey, addressing national security adviser Condoleezza Rice, said he fears military tactics in Iraq could lead to civil war.

Architecture critic to head Parsons school

NEW YORK, April 2 (UPI) -- Paul Goldberger, a Pulitzer Prize-winning architectural critic, will head the prestigious Parsons School of Design at the New School University.

James Lipton retires as Actors Studio dean

NEW YORK, March 29 (UPI) -- James Lipton has retired as dean of the Actors Studio Drama School of New School University in New York.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2004 with 310 to follow.
By United Press International

Graham veteran is new Clark camp head

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Paul Johnson, formerly manager of Florida Sen. Bob Graham's failed 2004 presidential bid, has taken the same post with Democrat Wesley Clark's campaign.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2003 with 257 to follow.
By United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for March 6, 2003

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press International.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, March 5, the 64th day of 2003 with 301 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2003 with 309 to follow.
By United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for Feb. 4, 2003

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I

UPI's Capital Comment for Nov. 15, 2002

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International

UPI Political Roundup

Presidents on the stump ... Lautenberg won't get all Torricelli's war chest ... a new low for Illinois politics ... a daily digest of national election and political news from United Press International.
AL SWANSON, United Press International

What U.S. newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

Social Security reform: A better way

With the stock market in turmoil due to the various corporate accounting scandals, the idea advocated by President Bush of even partially privatizing Social Sec
PATRICK REDDY, Special to United Press International

Conservationists push fuel economy

DETROIT, June 12 (UPI) -- The Sierra Club, one of America's leading environmental organizations, says it's time for automakers to give consumers what they want -- cleaner and more fuel-e
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NYP2001042618 - 26 APRIL 2001- NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA: Former Nebraska Senator Bob Kerrey, who now heads the New School University in New York, and his wife Sarah Paley leave the April 26, 2001, press conference after Kerrey admitted to a accidential civilian kill during the Vietnam War. Kerrey earned the Bronze Star in 1969. rlw/ep/Ezio Petersen UPI
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Joseph Robert "Bob" Kerrey (born August 27, 1943) was the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and a U.S. Senator from Nebraska (1989–2001). He was also an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1992. Since leaving the Senate he has served as president of The New School, a university in New York City.

Kerrey was born in Lincoln, Nebraska and attended Lincoln Northeast High School, where he credits his chemistry teacher, Bob Reese, for inspiring him to pursue a career in the sciences. He went on to graduate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1966 with a degree in pharmacy. During his senior year at Nebraska, he was a member of the Society of Innocents, the chancellor's senior honorary.

Kerrey served in the United States Navy as a SEAL from 1966 to 1969 during the Vietnam War, lost the lower part of one leg in combat, and received the Medal of Honor. He was a member of Phi Gamma Delta.

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