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This update includes twenty new essays, with a focus on two overlapping themes: money and politics. Highlights include former governors Mario Cuomo of New York and Ann Richards of Texas, both liberals that made lasting change in their states, Jane Trahey an advertising pioneer during the "Mad Men" era, and railroad industry leader Tom Scott. Subscribe by RSS feed for updates.
Mario Cuomo (1932-2015) served three terms as governor of New York and, thanks to his powerful oratory and liberal public policies, became an icon of the Democratic Party.