Sugar Pill

Crowley, Michael
December 2002
New Republic;12/23/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 26, p12
Asserts that the issue concerning the decision of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush to increase imports of Mexican sugar has played a significant role in the victory of Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu of Louisiana in the 2002 elections. Potential repercussion of the deal on the sugar industry in Louisiana; Challenges posed by finding a winning balance between African American and white support for Southern Democrats; Criticisms aimed at the support given by her U.S. Republican opponent Suzie Terrell to U.S. President George W. Bush.


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