Bait and Switch

Cottle, Michelle
November 2000
New Republic;11/13/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 20, p16
Compares the political candidacy of Republican Dick Cheney and Democrat Joe Lieberman for U.S. vice-presidency. Decline of Lieberman's enthusiasm as the election approaches; Citation of the attacks suffered by Cheney from the press in relation to his personal finances; Result of the debate between Cheney and Lieberman; Outcry of supporters to the establishment of connection between Lieberman and anti-Semitic religious leader Louis Farrakhan; Failure of Lieberman to meet media expectations.


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