Gary Hart Quotes

Could we do without the social safety net, without Social Security, without Medicare, without farm subsidies, without unemployment compensation, without school lunch programs, without housing assistance? Of course we could. But we would not be a civilized society and we would not be an American nation any of us would be proud of.




Gary Hart, The Republic of Conscience, 2015

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Gary Hart
Gary Hart
  • Born: November 28, 1936
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Gary Warren Hart is an American politician, diplomat, and lawyer. He was the front-runner for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination until he dropped out over allegations of an extramarital affair. He represented Colorado in the United States Senate from 1975 to 1987.