66 years later, Biden honors Dole's World War II service
April 12th, 2011
02:26 PM ET
4 years ago

66 years later, Biden honors Dole's World War II service

Washington (CNN) – There was a terrible rainstorm here on Tuesday morning, but NBC News anchorman and special correspondent Tom Brokaw said he woke up knowing there was just no way that an event on the National Mall honoring a certain World War II veteran would be cancelled.

"Don't worry about it, God wouldn't dare rain on Bob Dole's parade," Brokaw quipped at the beginning of a ceremony honoring the former Republican Senator and presidential nominee's efforts to create the National World War II Memorial.

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soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. Rudy NYC

    Bob looks pretty good.

    April 12, 2011 02:32 pm at 2:32 pm |
  2. Rudy NYC

    Salute that!

    April 12, 2011 02:40 pm at 2:40 pm |
  3. ConservaFascists/FUBAR

    Thank you for your service Mr. Dole.

    April 12, 2011 02:44 pm at 2:44 pm |
  4. Bill

    It's too bad they don't make them like Bob Dole anymore. A real hero and a respected politician. The folks in the GOP today could learn a few things from this gentleman. God Bless you Sen. Dole.

    April 12, 2011 03:13 pm at 3:13 pm |