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Gary Hart is an American politician who was a Senator from the state of Colorado. He ran for the Democratic party nomination for the 1984 United States Presidential election. He ran against fellow Democratic, Walter Mondale for the party nomination. Hart ran as a candidate with "new ideas" for the party, and began campaigning early in the state of New Hampshire. Mondale would go on to win the nomination for the Democratic party as a result of securing the support from fellow Democratics.