J. Brian Atwood: Chair of the Development Assistance Committee, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, in Paris. Former Administrator of USAID (1993-1999), former Dean of the University of Minnesota Humphrey Institute (2002-2010), former Assistant Secretary of State for Congressional Relations in the Carter administration. 1999 Secretary of State's Distinguished Service Award.
Remembering Ferraro's historic run for vice president Former New York Congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro died on Saturday at the age of 75. Midday presents an encore broadcast of a conversation with her and Vice President Walter Mondale at the University of Minnesota, about their history-making run for the White House in 1984. Ferraro was the first woman to be nominated as a vice presidential candidate by a major political party.12:00 p.m.