MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Walter Mondale held the highest political office of any living Minnesotan, serving as vice president from 1977 until 1981.
He single-handedly changed the role of vice president from a ceremonial position to an integral part of the administration.READ MORE: MN Weather: Over 6 Inches Of Snow Possible In Northern MN This Weekend
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Mondale has a few upcoming events where he will discuss the passage of the Voting Rights Act, and offer reflections on 1968 and similarities to today.Minnesota Weather: Over 6 Inches Of Snow Possible In Northern MN This Weekend, Cold Temps To Follow
In the video above, he sits down with WCCO-TV’s Jennifer Mayerle to discuss his storied career in politics.