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Bellwether Democratic Senator Harris Wofford

Last year, Wofford won an upset victory, becoming the first Democratic U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania since 1962. He was a key aide to President John F. Kennedy, helped establish the Peace Corps, and aided Martin Luther King, Jr. He also chaired the Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee from 1987 to 1991. A new edition of Wofford's 1980 book, "Of Kennedy's & Kings: Making sense of the Sixties" has just been published.

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Other segments from the episode on November 25, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 25, 1992: Interview with Harris Wofford; Interview with Neil Jordan; Review of the television shows "Climax" and "Head of the Family."

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