TITLE

Clinton's Rhodes brain trust

AUTHOR(S)
Bingham, C.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
Newsweek;5/4/1992, Vol. 119 Issue 18, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the reasons why Democratic presidential candidate William Clinton surrounds himself with so many Rhodes scholars. Why these scholars constitute a true brotherhood of the upwardly mobile; Combination of slick ambition and earnest, almost naive idealism typical of Rhodes scholars; Speculation that he will choose fellow Rhodes scholar Senator William Bradley as his running mate.
ACCESSION #
9205041516

 

Related Articles

  • The pinata primary. Klein, J. // New York;4/6/92, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p32 

    Considers how little people with big sticks are taking whacks at United States presidential hopeful Bill Clinton--with questions about his fidelity, the draft and more. Tallies the aftermath of the primary thus far and looks ahead to Clinton's New York campaign.

  • The stealth campaign. Alter, Jonathan // Newsweek;3/11/1996, Vol. 127 Issue 11, p47 

    Focuses on President Bill Clinton's re-election bid in 1996. His feelings on why he should continue his presidency; His re-election theme; Victories in Washington, D.C.; Challenges for his campaign; Other details.

  • The relentless suitor. Klein, Joe // Newsweek;7/27/1992, Vol. 120 Issue 4, p34 

    States that after a year spent digging himself out of a hole, United States presidential candidate Bill Clinton may well enjoy the exhilaration and risks that come with operating at higher political altitudes. Description of his so-called `New Covenant' social agenda; How Mr. Clinton dealt with...

  • The Rhodes factor. Geier, Thom // U.S. News & World Report;12/14/92, Vol. 113 Issue 23, p18 

    Reports that until President-elect Bill Clinton, the United States presidency had eluded even the most ambitious of Rhodes scholars. A vast majority of current Rhodes scholars backed Clinton in fall 1992; American applications for Rhodes scholarships in 1992 reached a record 1,275; Naming of 32...

  • The front-runner. Plunkett, Bob // Runner's World;Aug92, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p40 

    Profiles avid runner and Democratic candidate for the presidency of the United States, Bill Clinton. How running helps him stay on an even keel and in an optimistic frame of mind; Clinton's political background; His family; Running with his wife, Hillary; How traveling has decreased his running...

  • Remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/25/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 38, p2115 

    Presents the text of the remarks given by United States (U.S.) President Bill Clinton on September 16, 2000, which deals with the electioneering campaign of U.S. Vice President Al Gore and Democrat candidates.

  • The making of Bill Clinton. Baer, D.; Roberts, S.V. // U.S. News & World Report;3/30/92, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p28 

    Looks at the forces that shaped 45-year-old presidential candidate Bill Clinton. Clinton's will to succeed; His unsettling childhood; Why Clinton chose former Arkansas Sen. J. William Fulbright to become his role model; His educational background; Clinton's experience at Oxford University; His...

  • Bill Clinton, political victim. Baer, D. // U.S. News & World Report;6/15/92, Vol. 112 Issue 23, p32 

    Explains how United States presidential candidate Bill Clinton has become a political victim. The problems Clinton is having; Independent presidential candidate Ross Perot; He's caught between being two contradictory types; How he has treated personal history as secondary to policy specifics; More.

  • Clinton edges closer, but doubts persist.  // Time;4/20/1992, Vol. 139 Issue 16, p22 

    States that Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton took 41 percent of the New York vote, while former California Governor Jerry Brown took 26 percent and Massachusetts Senator Paul Tsongas, who suspended his candidacy last month, took a stunning 29 percent. Lowest turnout in New York since the system...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics