Lamme, Robert
May 1996
New Republic;5/20/96, Vol. 214 Issue 21, p12
Analyzes the race in the primary between Charlie Sanders, a retired Glaxo Pharmaceutical executive, and Harvey Gantt, former Mayor of Charlotte, as a possible Democratic opponent of incumbent Senator Jesse Helms in North Carolina as of May 1996. Political background of the Democratic candidates; Strategy that gave way for the victory of Helms over Gantt in 1990; Result of the survey by The Raleigh News and Observer on the chances of the two candidates; Margins of Helms in previous victories. Chances of beating Helms.


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