TITLE

George Bush's search for the middle class

AUTHOR(S)
Dentzer, S.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/27/92, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the progress President George Bush made last week campaigning in New Hampshire, where he did what he might call `the middle-class thing'--such as sharing pizza with plant workers. Bush's approval rating falling to all-time lows; Bush's solution to redefine the middle class; His emerging economic-growth package; The politics of broad tax cuts; Real help for the real middle class.
ACCESSION #
9201271007

 

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