Senator George McGovern dies; lost 1972 presidential bid


Kristi Eaton and Walter R. Mears Associated Press 10/21/2012

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — George McGovern once joked that he had wanted to run for president in the worst way – and that he had done so.

It was a campaign in 1972 dishonored by Watergate, a scandal that fully unfurled too late […]