Joseph Davies Tydings, the last Harford County resident to serve in the United States Senate, a confidante of John and Robert Kennedy and a lifelong independent voice for progressive Democrats, died Monday from cancer in Washington, D.C. He was 90.
By Christina Tkacik, Frederick N. Rasmussen, Jacques Kelly and David Anderson and Allan Vought
If you need some relief from the daily exercise in obscene chaos inflicted on the world by Donald Trump , I have a book for you to read. “My Life in Progressive Politics” is the autobiography of Joseph D. Tydings, a Marylander raised in the lap of luxury who spent his life in service to his nation.