Comparing the academic record of Al Gore, John Kerry and George W. Bush
Commentary By Richard Benedetto, Gannett News Service, June 10, 2005
In fact, Bush’s were a tad higher. His four-year average was 77; Kerry’s 76. Both were C students. Kerry graduated from Yale in 1966; Bush in 1968.
… Bush’s mediocre college record was trumpeted by Gore backers as proof that the Republican candidate was a dummy. But in the spring of 2000, The Washington Post published Gore’s college grades at Harvard. Like Kerry, he was hardly an honor student, either.
Nonetheless, Gore backers kept up the “dumb Bush” mantra…
Kerry’s grades were made public this past week by the
And there’s more. Read the rest of Mr. Benedetto’s commentary here: Kerry’s grades shed new light on campaign