TITLE

The Ford Mentality

AUTHOR(S)
Kirk, Russell
PUB. DATE
August 1976
SOURCE
National Review;8/20/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 31, p901
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article assesses the chances of U.S. President Gerald Ford in winning the Republican presidential nomination and, consequently, the U.S. presidency. It describes the mood during the Michigan primary, where Ford defeated Ronald Reagan. It discusses the three issues which came up for a vote during the primary. It observes that Ford cannot even carry his home state, Michigan, against Reagan. Finally, it asserts that Reagan has a better chance than Ford of defeating Democratic presidential nominee Jimmy Carter in the November 1976 presidential elections.
ACCESSION #
6074096

 

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