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Senator Stuart Symington
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The word that means the most to me is the word realistic. I would like to think I am liberal about people and conservative about money.
Symington was a long time friend of Bob Hope, who he first met during the 1948 "Christmas Caravan" for the air crews of the Berlin Airlift. Symington and Hope shared a passion for golf. In the U.S. Senate Symington introduced a resolution (P.L. 87-478, 76 Stat. 93) approved on June 8, 1962 awarding a Congressional Gold Medal to Hope "in recognition of his having rendered outstanding service to ...