Learning to play defense

Borger, Gloria
November 1992
U.S. News & World Report;11/30/92, Vol. 113 Issue 21, p27
Surveys the Republican congressional reaction to President-elect Bill Clinton. Clinton faces a loyal opposition-in-waiting, which is figuring out the best way to appear helpful while staking out political territory; Arguments over the deficit pits Senate Republican leader Bob Dole's deficit hawks against House Minority Whip Newt Gingrich's supply-siders; Proposing alternatives to issues Clinton is expected to push; Questions how Clinton will end the gridlock.


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