Stories tagged: Bob Dole
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 1 p.m.
Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speak
The two shared a stage under the Capitol dome Wednesday as Dole, 94, accepted Congress’ highest civilian honor, the Congressional Gold Medal, for his World War II service and decades …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Bob Dole returns home after 3 weeks in hospital
Former Republican presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has returned home after being hospitalized for three weeks with low blood pressure.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 9:12 a.m.
Report says Bob Dole facilitated Trump call with Taiwan’s leader
Last week’s telephone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan’s president was the result of six months of behind-the-scenes work by former Sen. Bob Dole acting on behalf of the …
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
Trump refusing to pay campaign pollster $767,000
Donald Trump’s hiring of pollster Tony Fabrizio in May was viewed as a sign that the real estate mogul was finally bringing seasoned operatives into his insurgent operation. The Trump …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016
FDR administration is deeply corrupt
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Corrupt FDR, Oct. 13, 1936
Mon., Nov. 7, 2011
Emotional crowd welcomes WWII veterans home from D.C. visit
Bill Osterman, one of 26 World War II veterans who flew to Washington, D.C., over the weekend, got a welcome-home celebration at the Spokane International Airport that brought tears to …