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Former Senator Howard Baker dies

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Former U.S. Senator Howard Baker has died. (Source: CNN) Former U.S. Senator Howard Baker has died. (Source: CNN)

(CNN) - Former U.S. Senator Howard Baker died Thursday.

The Tennessee Republican ran for President in 1980 and served as a Chief of Staff to President Ronald Reagan.

Baker is survived by his wife Nancy, son Derek, and daughter Cynthia.

A funeral is planned for Monday.

He was 88.

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