TITLE

Wooing the Good Ole Boys

AUTHOR(S)
Murchison, William
PUB. DATE
October 1976
SOURCE
National Review;10/29/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 41, p1181
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers how U.S. President Gerald Ford can get the votes of men in Texas in the November 1976 presidential election. It explains why the men of Texas would vote for Democratic presidential candidate Jimmy Carter and points out the importance of John Connally, head of the Ford campaign in Texas, in getting these men to vote for Ford instead. It also reveals the central issue that Texas male voters care about. Finally, it considers the strategy that Ford's campaign manager, James Baker, must employ to win the electoral votes of Texas.
ACCESSION #
6056735

 

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