Governor Martin O’Malley gets down to business at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night. He’ll address the delegates in a speech scheduled for 10 p.m.
R. Sargent Shriver was honored Saturday as much for his passion for helping others as his loving hugs and enjoyment of baseball.
Former colleagues and admirers of R. Sargent Shriver are gathering to offer condolences to the family of the first Peace Corps director and 1972 Democratic vice-presidential nominee.
The outpouring of condolences after the death of R. Sargent Shriver has prompted his family to open his funeral to the public. They hope Shriver’s work will inspire others to continue his legacy of service.
R. Sargent Shriver, the Kennedy in-law whose career included directing the Peace Corps, fighting the War on Poverty and, less successfully, running for office, died Tuesday. He was 95.