From Hippocrates to Clinton

Ruby, Michael
July 1993
U.S. News & World Report;7/19/93, Vol. 115 Issue 3, p74
Editorial. Suggests that President Bill Clinton's ability to influence the American economy is relatively minor. How he remains blind to the limitations; Power he does wield; Problems in private-sector economy; What the government can do to nurture the private economy and job growth.


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