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Senator Pat Moynihan
Daniel Moynihan
Senator Pat Moynihan.
BornMarch 16, 1927
Tulsa, Oklahoma
DiedMarch 26, 2003
Washington, D.C.
U.S. Senator from New York 1977-2001. U.S. Ambassador to India and to the United Nations. Best known for social issues; came to prominence with the 1965 paper "The Negro Family: The Case for National Action." Fulbright Scholar at the London School of Economics.

The repository contains one quote from Senator Pat Moynihan.

Politics and Government

Stubborn opposition to proposals often has no other basis than the complaining question, “Why wasn’t I consulted?”