TITLE

'72 Campaign

PUB. DATE
June 1972
SOURCE
New Republic;6/10/72, Vol. 166 Issue 24, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on campaign for presidential elections in the U.S. Information about several political candidates contesting for the first time; Description of sources of finance during the campaign; Comment that successful politicians are usually young, attractive and personable, take their campaigns directly to the voters in contrast to the old-style court-house politics of the region, and they make excellent use of television; Reference to the Democratic primary in Pennsylvania.
ACCESSION #
10621910

 

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