TITLE

Hatchet Job

AUTHOR(S)
Scheiber, Noam
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;12/30/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 27/28, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Predicts the attitude of conservatives toward the successor of U.S. Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-Miss.) who was forced to resign for making racist remarks. Opinion of conservatives on the ideological stand of Lott; Similarity of conservatives' criticisms against Lott with those they used against former Republican U.S. Senate Majority Leaders Bob Dole and Howard Baker; Inability of the right wing within Republican Party to accept the kind of compromises a Senate majority leader must make.
ACCESSION #
8767077

 

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