Tom Vilsack

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Tom Vilsack, the former Democratic governor of Iowa, announced his candidacy in late 2006, but backed out of the race on February 23, 2007.[1]

"MINNEAPOLIS (April 12, 2007) – The international law firm of Dorsey & Whitney LLP today announced that Thomas J. Vilsack will join its Des Moines office on May 1, 2007. Vilsack served as Iowa governor from 1998 through 2006. In addition to a distinguished public service career as governor, Iowa state senator and the mayor of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, Vilsack is a highly regarded litigator with more than 25 years of trial experience handling complex litigation and class actions with state-wide and national implications." [2]

Main article: U.S. presidential election, 2008

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  1. Dan Balz, "Vilsack, First Democrat In, Is Quickly Out. Former Iowa Governor Cites Financial Demands in Ending Bid for Presidency," Washington Post, February 24, 2007.
  2. Former Iowa Governor Thomas J. Vilsack Joins Dorsey & Whitney, Dorsey & Whitney, accessed January 22, 2008.

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