Bob Dole, Longtime Senator and Republican Leader, Dies at 98

Bob Dole, a fixture on the Washington scene for more than half a century and a national leader of the Republican Party, died at 98

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12/6/2021 2:15:00 AM

Bob Dole, a fixture on the Washington scene for more than half a century and a national leader of the Republican Party, died at 98

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole was a fixture on the Washington scene for more than half a century and a national leader of the Republican Party for nearly as long.

Updated Dec. 5, 2021 2:13 pm ETBob Dole went from the plains of Kansas to the battlefields of Italy, where he was left for dead with grievous wounds, before a dogged recovery enabled him to become a widely respected leader of the Senate and Republican nominee for both president and vice president.

He died early Sunday morning in his sleep, the Elizabeth Dole Foundation said. He was 98 years old. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ordered the flags at the U.S. Capitol to be flown at half-staff in remembrance of Mr. Dole.

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Bob Dole Dies: Republican Presidential Nominee And Longtime Senator Was 98Bob Dole, a longtime elder statesman in the Republican party who was its vice presidential nominee in 1976 and presidential nominee 20 years later, has died. He was 98. The Elizabeth Dole Foundatio… Rest in piss ❤️ they owe for this!

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Bob Dole, Longtime Senator and Republican Presidential Candidate, Dead at 98“It is with heavy hearts we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early this morning in his sleep,” the Elizabeth Dole Foundation said in a statement Sunday Norms waiting for you,Bob.

Former U.S. senator, presidential candidate Bob Dole, dies at age 98Bob Dole, who overcame grievous World War Two combat wounds to become a pre-eminent figure in U.S. politics as a longtime Republican senator from Kansas and his party's unsuccessful 1996 presidential nominee, died on Sunday. He was 98. Rest in Peace Senator Bob Rip BoB

Bob Dole, war hero, senator, Republican mainstay, dies at 98BREAKING: Bob Dole, the long-time senator, former Republican presidential nominee and WWII hero, died Sunday at age 98. The family said he died in his sleep. Dole announced in February that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. Filtering my air since someone broke into my house in 2020 to remove all the filters from my heating vents, allowing the blow-in insulation to enter my breathing air. Went to the emergency room 4 times! Neighbors were so excited as they just got a cut of my deleted bank account.

Bob Dole, Former Republican Senator And Presidential Nominee, Dies At 98The prominent statesman and war hero had been hailed as “the true measure of servant leadership” from both sides of the aisle. Stop spreading lies about my uncle Dole spent his later years lobbying for foreign authoritarian governments. He was awful. Unabridged list of appropriate comments following someone’s passing: 1- Rest In Peace 2- Nothing

Jerry.Seib@wsj.com Updated Dec. 5, 2021 2:13 pm ET Bob Dole went from the plains of Kansas to the battlefields of Italy, where he was left for dead with grievous wounds, before a dogged recovery enabled him to become a widely respected leader of the Senate and Republican nominee for both president and vice president. He died early Sunday morning in his sleep, the Elizabeth Dole Foundation said. He was 98 years old. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ordered the flags at the U.S. Capitol to be flown at half-staff in remembrance of Mr. Dole. To Read the Full Story