TITLE

At 50-50, Senate is on a Strom watch

AUTHOR(S)
Chaddock, Gail Russell
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;4/23/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 103, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses United States Senator Strom Thurmond (R-S.C.). Idea that if the aged senator resigns, he will be replaced by a Democrat; Balance of the Senate between Democrats and Republicans; Outlook for the health of Thurmond; History of Thurmond in the Senate.
ACCESSION #
4355273

 

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