TITLE

Capture the Flag

AUTHOR(S)
Judis, John B.
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;02/07/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the prediction for nomination for Texas Governor George W. Bush in the presidential elections of the country. Issues which can jeopardize a nomination; Features of Senator John McCain's campaign and the threat he poses to Bush's victory; Use of confederate flag and abortion as central issues to the republican campaign in conservative South Carolina; Attack of Bush on McCain's support for campaign finance reform; Comparison made by Bush on tax cuts proposed by McCain and himself; Statement that McCain's uses his stellar past as a war hero to enjoin Americans to look beyond their narrow self-interest; Emphasis of Bush on political issues; Statement that if Bush is forced to campaign in South Carolina, he will also be sorely tempted to placate the religious right; Supporters of McCain in South Carolina.
ACCESSION #
2737110

 

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