TITLE

POOR RICHARD

AUTHOR(S)
Kosova, Weston
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;1/23/95, Vol. 212 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the problems encountered by U.S. House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt following the takeover of Newt Gingrich as House Speaker in January 1995. Alleged unpreparedness of Democrats for the Republican sweep of a majority of U.S. Congress seats during the 1994 congressional elections; Comparison between the Republican transition team assembled by Gingrich and the efforts of Gephardt for the Democrats; Divisions among Democrats; Alleged attack of the Democrats' post-election strategy towards Gingrich.
ACCESSION #
9501137814

 

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