TITLE

Nancy's hang-up

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, Charles
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/30/93, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments how former First Lady Nancy Reagan tried to call the main switchboard on Capitol Hill after President Bill Clinton's televised appeal for support for his embattled budget plan. Attempts to express her opposition; Inability to get through.
ACCESSION #
9308250091

 

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