"It is not often that nations learn from the past, even rarer that they draw the correct conclusions from it." — Henry Kissinger
Former Sens. Walter Mondale, D-Minn., and Gary Hart, D-Colo., hope they can buck that trend. The two former senators have spoken out on a call for re-establishment of a new "Church Committee," a hallmark in the history of open government initiatives, now honored 40 years after its work.