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Response to Taverner (Original post)

Fri Dec 14, 2012, 01:29 AM

17. I agree completely they would have changed history add one more name Jerry Litton from Missouri.

Litton is largely forgotten today, he died in a suspicious small plane crash the evening he won his Democratic Senate Primary in Missouri in 1976. Shades of Paul Wellstone. Litton was electrifying, a rising star of reason, a populist liberal. To be in the same room when he spoke is never to be forgotten. Litton had regular televised town hall meetings that were very popular and excited every one I knew who saw them, unimaginable today. After Robert Kennedy's assassination followed by Litton's death I have never felt the same about any politician. To this day when I meet people who heard Jerry Litton speak knew he was destined for greatness........ Yes, what could have been.

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