Cooper, Matthew
June 1996
New Republic;6/10/96, Vol. 214 Issue 24, p11
Discusses the possibility of a deal between U.S. President Bill Clinton, House Speaker Newt Gingrich and Senator Trent Lott (R.-Miss.) on the U.S. budget. Comparison of Gingrich and Lott; Relationship of Lott and Clinton's adviser, Dick Morris; Manner in which Lott could rid of the extremist label by striking a deal with Clinton; Rationale for Clinton to cut a deal with Congress under Lott and Gingrich.


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