Playing the Rosalynn Card

October 1979
National Review;10/12/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p1274
The article focuses on the strategies used by United States President Jimmy Carter and Senator Edward Kennedy in their battle over the Democratic Party presidential nomination. According to the author, Carter has put First Lady Rosalynn Carter at the forefront of his campaign and so far, it has produced positive results. On the other hand, Kennedy is expected to launch a major campaign effort in the Florida caucuses, with the mass media as his first campaign target.


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