TITLE

Bush no money magnet

AUTHOR(S)
Bolton, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 70, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $7.5 million fund raising campaign of the National Republicans Congregational Committees (NRCC) in the U.S. The amount being raised was only half compared to $14 million raised by the party for the 2006 midterm election. A lesser goal was set due to the weakening support of some Republican allies of President George W. Bush. The president was blamed because of his immovable foreign policies, social issues as well as the emigration bill.
ACCESSION #
25414007

 

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