Loser Take All?

Cohn, Jonathan
January 2001
New Republic;01/29/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 5, p24
Previews the administration of U.S. President elect George W. Bush. Impact of the contested and divisive fall 2000 election on the possibility of realizing bipartisan politics during his term of office; Political authority of a president who lost the popular vote to his rival; Recollection of the highlights of the administrations of John Quincy Adams and Rutherford B. Hayes.


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