January 26, 2010 Former Maryland Sen. Charles "Mac" Mathias, a liberal in a conservative party, dies at age 87.
January 8, 2010 The mother of Vice President Joe Biden has died, at age 92.
January 4, 2010 Some political giants to be added to our list of those who passed in 2009, including Percy Sutton of Manhattan and Warren Hearnes of Missouri.
December 22, 2009 Some of the giants in the political world who passed from the scene in 2009.
October 29, 2009 Three former members of Congress have died in recent days.
October 21, 2009 Jack Nelson, a widely respected and revered journalist who helped turn the Los Angeles Times into a major newspaper, has died. He was 80.
October 5, 2009 Two former members of Congress died recently: Former Sen. Henry Bellmon (R) of Oklahoma, and former Rep. John Rarick (D) of Louisiana.
September 27, 2009 William Safire, the former Nixon aide who became a New York Times columnist, is dead at 79.
September 14, 2009 Former White House press secretary Jody Powell has died. He was 65.
August 28, 2009 More on the funeral arrangements for the late Sen. Edward Kennedy.
August 27, 2009 So many what-ifs about Ted Kennedy. As there were of Jack and Bobby.
August 26, 2009 Sen. Edward Kennedy, the 77-year old "liberal lion" from Massachusetts, is dead.
August 11, 2009 Eunice Kennedy Shriver, a sister of John, Robert and Ted Kennedy, died today. She was 88.
July 17, 2009 Walter Cronkite, famed CBS newsman and anchor, dead at 92.
July 6, 2009 Robert McNamara, the secretary of defense during the Kennedy and Johnson administrations — more specifically, during the buildup of the Vietnam War — died this morning.
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