Because she lived her life without material greed, and felt a high degree of compassion for, and responsibility for those who struggled to survive, she was a strong proponent of political figures who believed in wealth redistribution and a socialist/communist safety net.
Eugene McCarthy – Election ’68 – Past Daily Reference Room – Past Daily – Eugene McCarthy - Meet The Press - Feb. 11, 1968 - Gordon Skene Sound Collection - Eugene McCarthy. As opposition to the Vietnam War grew louder, the Presidential election year of 1968 would be bitterly fought, hotly contested and senselessly violent. Senator... #abefortas #abrahamlincoln #donaldtrump
Eugene McCarthy and some of his descendants David Gerald Lee, Josephine McCarthy Lee, Mary Regan, Eugene Thomas McCarthy, Chester Eugene Lee, Margaret McCarthy, Edward McCarthy (their Father Dennis McCarthy was a first cousin to Josephine McCarthy Lee) two girls in the front are Catherine Lee Moran and Virginia Lee Brundage. The Lee kids and Mary Regan are Eugene McCarthy's grandchildren.
Eugene McCarthy -(March 29, 1916 – December 10, 2005, born in Watkins, MN) was an American politician, poet, and a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1949 to 1959 and the U.S. Senate from 1959 to 1971.