July 1993
National Review;7/5/1993, Vol. 45 Issue 13, p46
The article presents a fictitious letter from Vice President Al Gore, which discussed the appointment of David Gergen to assist U.S. President Bill Clinton with governance in 1993. The letter describes a scene where Clinton was in deep reflection and trouble trying to study policy issues, including the one pertaining to Bosnia. It also provides a conversation between Gore and Clinton regarding the hiring of an insider that would put public policy and governance in perspective. They unanimously selected David Gergen, whom they knew from the Renaissance Weekends.


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