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NBC Politics: PRESS Pass: Mark Shriver

Mark Shriver's new book A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver chronicles the life of Sargent Shriver and attempts to figure out "what it mean[s] to be good.""There are a lot of great people in Washington, so called great people, men and women, but when the lights … Full story

PRESS Pass: Mark Shriver

   The full PRESS Pass interview with Mark Shriver where he discusses his new book that chronicles the life of his father, Sargent Shriver.

Sargent Shriver – the idealist who turned a concept into reality

   Mark Shriver talks about his journey to discover what made his father, Sargent, “a good man.” Shriver joins Andrea Mitchell Reports to share details from his book

Chris Matthews honors Sargent Shriver

   Chris Matthews honors the memory of Sargent Shriver, and the importance of Shriver’s legacy on the lives of all those he touched.

Remembering Sargent Shriver through son’s new book

   Chris Matthews talks with Mark Shriver about his new book, “A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver,” and the legacy of Sargent Shriver

Sargent Shriver’s son: ‘Faith in God’ made dad great

   Mark Shriver, son of Sargent Shriver and author of a new memoir about him titled “A Good Man,” reflects on his father’s legacy, which included planning the JFK state funeral, founding the Peace Corps, and helping his wife develop the Special Olympics.

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Sen. George McGovern and Sargent Shriver in Washington on Tuesday, August 8, 1972 after the Democratic National Committee endorsed Sargent Shriver as the new vice presidential nominee.

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Sargent Shriver

Portrait of Sargent Shriver in this 1962 handout photo. Shriver, who spent four decades in public service as a member of the Kennedy family, the first director of the Peace Corps, and a key warrior in Lyndon Johnson's War on Poverty, died at the age of 95 on January 18, 2011. REUTERS/JFK Library/Ha