Brief Hope

Lizza, Ryan
December 2000
New Republic;12/25/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 26, p15
Describes the condition of presidential candidate Al Gore's campaign team on the night they received the United States Supreme Court's decision on the 2000 contested elections. Evening started with confusion which gave way to defiance and then despair; Gore's lawyers strained to decipher the court's decision; Writing a final brief to be field with the Florida Supreme Court the following day.


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