TITLE

Winning One for the Gipper

AUTHOR(S)
Brookhiser, Richard
PUB. DATE
August 1980
SOURCE
National Review;8/8/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p962
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article deals with the political events related to the Republican race in the U.S. election in 1980. The author assessed the competition between President Ronald Reagan and former President Gerald Ford. He argues that Ford has better political chances of winning than Reagan. In this regard, the essay examines the efforts of the supporters of the politicians to improve the state of their candidates.
ACCESSION #
6072084

 

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