Bill Bradley served in the U.S. Senate from 1979-1997 representing the state of New Jersey. In 2000, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States. Before serving in the Senate, he was an Olympic gold medalist in 1964 and a professional basketball player with the New York Knicks from 1967-1977 during which time they won two NBA championships.
Currently, Senator Bradley is a Managing Director of Allen & Company LLC, a member of the board of directors of Starbucks Company, and the host of American Voices, a weekly show on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio that highlights the remarkable accomplishments of Americans both famous and unknown.
Washington Post Series: The Life of Bill Bradley
A Mother’s Ardent ‘Project’
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A Private Journey Comes Full Circle
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A Religious Journey With Twists and Turns
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In the Senate, Prepping for the Presidency
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Meandering Toward A Destination Certain
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