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Robert M. La Follette Sr. (2015)

Robert Marion "Fighting Bob" La Follette, Sr. was an American Republican politician. He served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, was the Governor of Wisconsin, and was also a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin. He ran for President of the United States as the nominee of his own Progressive Party in 1924, carrying Wisconsin and 17% of the national popular vote. His wife Belle Case La Follette and sons Robert M. La Follette, Jr. and Philip La Follette led his political faction in Wisconsin into the 1940s. La Follette has been called "arguably the most important and recognized leader of the opposition to the growing dominance of corporations over the Government" and is one of the key figures pointed to in Wisconsin's long history of political liberalism. He is best remembered as a proponent of progressivism and a vocal opponent of railroad trusts, bossism, World War I, and the League of Nations. In 1957, a Senate Committee selected La Follette as one of the five greatest U.S. Senators, along with Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, John C. Calhoun, and Robert A. Taft.

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About the Robert M. La Follette Sr. Interview

I would like to thank everyone for taking the time to speak with me.

I've been fortunate enough to enjoy a career in show business for 3 decades.

My latest is Anarchy Parlor, out on VOD now, in select theaters June 19.

Victoria is here on the phone with me. AMA.

proof: http://imgur.com/fxlEa9Q

Edit: I hope that what I've communicated has given everyone a better understanding of what I'm trying to share with all of you as an artist and a human being who struggles with a lot of those things that a lot of you who are curious about me struggle with.

I hope it was helpful.

Thank you.

Robert M. La Follette Sr. May 29, 2015