TITLE

THE DEMOCRATS, INC

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;9/16/96-9/23/96, Vol. 215 Issue 12/13, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the 1996 Democratic Party national convention at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Result of an interview with U.S. Vice President Al Gore; Objective of journalists in covering the convention; Description of Richard Gephardt's speech before delegates; Samples of opening lines used by convention speakers.
ACCESSION #
9609037811

 

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