La Follette

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La Fol·lette

 (lə fŏl′ət), Robert Marion Known as "Fighting Bob." 1855-1925.
American politician and reformer who served as a US senator from Wisconsin (1906-1925). In 1924 he ran unsuccessfully for president on the Progressive Party ticket.
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La Fol•lette

(lə ˈfɒl ɪt)
Robert Marion, 1855–1925, U.S. politician.
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