TITLE

The moody swings of anxious voters

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Steven V.
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/24/92, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Reagan coalition is falling apart for President George Bush but can reunite if doubts about Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton grow. A new `US News' poll shows that 80 percent of those surveyed are dissatisfied with the country's course; Bush's core problem; The direct connection between economic distress and a willingness to dump Bush; More. INSET: Hope and heartache (strengths and weaknesses for Bush and....
ACCESSION #
9208241015

 

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