Quotes by Bob Kerrey

About Bob Kerrey:

Joseph Robert "Bob" Kerrey is an American politician who served as the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. Before entering politics, he served in the Vietnam War as a United States Navy SEAL officer and was awarded the Medal of Honor (MOH) for heroism in combat. During the same action for which he was awarded the MOH, he was also severely wounded, precluding further naval service.

Author Bio

  • NameBob Kerrey
  • DescriptionPolitician and United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient
  • BornAugust 27, 1943
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician; Navy Officer
  • AwardsBronze Star Medal; Medal Of Honor; Purple Heart