Face-off: Bush vs. Clinton

Walsh, K.T.
March 1992
U.S. News & World Report;3/30/92, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p36
Discusses how the fall campaign for the United States presidency will center on competing risk assessments between Democrat Bill Clinton and Republican President George Bush. Bush's directionless status quo; Clinton's suspect character and amorphous agenda; The possibility that Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot will run for president; Bush's campaign rests on three lines of attack; Overview of Clinton's counterattack. INSET: Taking on Bill Clinton (excerpts from Vice President Dan....


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