TITLE

Litmus tests for the Democrats

AUTHOR(S)
Barone, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;9/14/92, Vol. 113 Issue 10, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the issues that United States presidential candidate Bill Clinton and running mate Al Gore have so far succeeded in ducking. Definition of tort reform; Arguments by Vice President Dan Quayle on the system giving too much to lawyers; The question of the kind of judges a candidate would appoint; Whom a potential President Clinton would appoint; How litmus tests could work for the Democrats.
ACCESSION #
9209141545

 

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