TITLE

Danger of an unpopular president

AUTHOR(S)
Mellman, Mark S.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 70, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the decreased approval rating garnered by U.S. President George W. Bush. He argues that Bush's behavior could be explained by starting from the premise that he no loner cares about the public's views on his policies. An overview of the falling of Bush's rating is offered. He believes that the President is unconcerned about public opinion, for the public's view cannot deteriorate any further.
ACCESSION #
25414026

 

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