Take a memo

Fenyvesi, Charles
August 1992
U.S. News & World Report;8/17/92, Vol. 113 Issue 7, p17
Reports that a group of seven leading Republican conservatives have prepared an explosive memo to the White House urging President George Bush to take the economic offensive during next week's GOP convention in Houston, Texas. It is certain to touch off one of the few floor controversies during what had promised to be a tightly controlled convention. Who the group is made up of, including Mississippi Sen. Trent Lott; The group's recommendations; More.


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