Dud Ranch

Prawdzik, Christopher
June 1994
New Republic;6/20/94, Vol. 210 Issue 25, p24
Discusses the decline of the Democratic Party in Texas in 1994 despite the party's optimism at the start of 1993 about its prospect in the state. Reasons for the decline of the party; Assertion that U.S. President Bill Clinton is unpopular among voters in Texas; Criticisms against the political campaign of Texas Democrat Richard Fisher; Opinion that the Republican Party is confounding the U.S. Democrats with a slate of diverse candidates in the state; Number of Democratic legislators who defected to the Republican Party.


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