Quotes by Daniel Patrick Moynihan

About Daniel Patrick Moynihan:

Daniel Patrick Moynihan was an American politician and sociologist. A member of the Democratic Party, he was first elected to the United States Senate for New York in 1976, and was re-elected three times (in 1982, 1988, and 1994). He declined to run for re-election in 2000. Prior to his years in the Senate, Moynihan was the United States' Ambassador to the United Nations and to India, and was a member of four successive presidential administrations, beginning with the administration of John F. Kennedy, and continuing through that of Gerald Ford.

Author Bio

  • NameDaniel Patrick Moynihan
  • DescriptionAmerican politician
  • BornMarch 16, 1927
  • DiedMarch 26, 2003
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician; Officer; Diplomat; Sociologist
  • AwardsPresidential Medal Of Freedom; Arthur S. Flemming Award