TITLE

Over a Barrel

AUTHOR(S)
Ratnesar, Romesh
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;10/02/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 14, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the challenges to the political leadership and to the re-election bid in the next general election by Prime Minister Tony Blair in Great Britain. Public complaints about the high price of petroleum; Conviction not to surrender to the protesters' demands to cut fuel taxes; Failure to reform the National Health Service; Refusal of the administration to commit to a fuel-tax reduction in contrast to the monetary policy of Tory leader William Hague; Degree of support received from the Labor Party's traditional base
ACCESSION #
3584239

 

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