Sen. John Kerry
would not make a 2000 presidential bid on February 26, 1999 at a news
in his Boston
Senator from Massachusetts. Elected in 1984, re-elected in 1990
1996. Serves on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs; Commerce,
and Technology; Foreign Relations; and Small Business Committees, and
the Select Committee on Intelligence.
Chairman of the Senate Democratic Steering and Coordination Committee.
|Career||Elected to the
Elected Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts in 1982.
Assistant District Attorney in Middlesex County, 1977-82.
Democratic nominee for U.S. House in 1972.
A leader of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War and a co-founder of Vietnam Veterans of America.
Served as an office on a gunboat in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam.
Decorations include a Silver Star, a Bronze Star, and three Purple
Boston College Law School, J.D. 1976.
Two daughters from a previous marriage; three stepchildren.
years old. Born on December 11, 1943 in Denver, CO.
Dana Milbank. "Schoolyard Tussle." New Republic, December 14, 1998. >
John Chao. "A Windsurfer in the White House?" American Windsurfer, Vol. 5, Issue 5 (July 1998). >
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