Losing Roberta

Gallagher, John
May 1995
Advocate;5/16/95, Issue 681, p23
Reports on the departure of Roberta Achtenberg from the Clinton administration leaving the president without his highest-ranking lesbian appointee just when he needs to shore up support among disaffected gay and lesbian supporters for his reelection bid. San Francisco mayoralty ambition of Achtenberg; Views on Achtenberg's ill-timing entry into the race and expression of fears that she will split the votes.


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