The Last Kennedy

Brookhiser, Richard
March 1980
National Review;3/21/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p338
The article analyzes the presidential candidacy of former senator Edward M. Kennedy in the U.S. 1980 elections. A description of Kennedy's political convention in New York which was attended by his mother Jackie Onassis is presented. It offers information on the highlights of his career as a legislator. A discussion of Kennedy's attacks against incumbent President Jimmy Carter in line with military aid to Turkey and inflation is provided. It explores the liberalism of Kennedy. An overview of the results of the primaries is given.


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