TITLE

Going For Jimmy

AUTHOR(S)
Osborne, John
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;6/9/79, Vol. 180 Issue 23, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on issues pertaining to politics and government in the United States. Author's refusal to write off United States President Jimmy Carter and his chances of nomination and reelection; Flaws in Carter' presidency, according to "Newsweek" and the "Washington Post" commentator Meg Greenfield; House of Representatives' defeat of Carter's standby gas rationing bill; Remarks of a White House assistant regarding the American presidents; Problems and slights that afflict the Carter presidency.
ACCESSION #
11102014

 

Related Articles

  • The Permanent Campaign.  // New Republic;5/19/79, Vol. 180 Issue 20, p5 

    Offers insights on political campaigns in the United States. Argument that politics in the country has become a substitute for ideology, rather than an expression of it; Professional of political campaigns; Key factors contributing to the permanent campaign, such as the press coverage of...

  • State of the Union 1978.  // Essential Speeches;2009, p0 

    Presents the State of the Union address delivered by United States President Jimmy Carter in 1978. Comparison of the energy crises to other past national crises and the actions taken by the president during those times; Limit to the function of government in crisis management; Need to curb the...

  • The New Rules.  // New Republic;1/26/80, Vol. 182 Issue 4, p3 

    Presents information about the political career of U.S. President Jimmy Carter and the political condition in the U.S. Success of Carter in the Democratic Iowa caucus against Senator Birch Bayh; Description of the four-stage sequence in the selection process of the Iowa caucus system;...

  • White House Watch: The Worst of Times. Osborne, John // New Republic;8/4/79-8/11/79, Vol. 181 Issue 5/6, p10 

    Presents an account of the doubts, decisions, equivocations, and related events that brought United States President Jimmy Carter to the conclusion that he hadn't been doing well. Assertions of Carter's total satisfaction with himself and with what he had just done to set things right and...

  • Familiar Sentiments.  // New Republic;1/21/78, Vol. 178 Issue 3, p2 

    Discusses various political and economic developments in the U.S. Political significance of U.S. President Jimmy Carter's speech; Argument pertaining to the electoral victory of Democrats; Political impact of recession in the U.S.; Discussion about the trouble of the American economy;...

  • Conspicuous.  // New Republic;12/23/78-12/30/78, Vol. 179 Issue 26/27, p7 

    Reports on the speech delivered by U.S. President Jimmy Carter on human rights presenting a list of unconcerned countries ignoring China. Statement that no nation can draw the cloak of sovereignty over torture or destruction of freedom within its own borders; Description of a poster questioning...

  • Miniconvention. Bode, Ken // New Republic;12/23/78-12/30/78, Vol. 179 Issue 26/27, p13 

    Reports that advance notices for the Democrats' midterm conference promised a shoot-out between U.S. President Jimmy Carter's administration and the liberals in Memphis, Tennessee. Apprehension regarding the reduction in spending at the domestic social programs due to the emergence of budget;...

  • Carter in 1980. Fairlie, Henry // New Republic;5/20/78, Vol. 178 Issue 20, p18 

    Evaluates the re-election chances of U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Possibility that California Governor Jerry Brown would challenge Carter in the primaries; Carter's approach of divide and conquer similar to that of Franklin D. Roosevelt; Author's assessment of Carter's performance sixteen months...

  • Forecasts.  // New Republic;11/24/79, Vol. 181 Issue 21, p3 

    Presents information on some recent socio-political developments in the U.S. View that U.S. President Jimmy Carter will be defeated in the election if he is nominated; Comments on the viability of Ronald Reagan and John Connally as presidential candidates; Issues of concern for carter are...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics