Comments for: Betty Ford’s post-White House life inspired, saved lives

Posted July 12, 2011, at 8:44 p.m.

Her husband served as president during a tumultuous time in American civic life, yet Betty Ford, who died July 8 at age 93, may have had more influence on the nation than he did. Gerald Ford brought a reputation for honesty to the White House in the scandal-marred waning days …

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