TITLE

GOPers jockey for 2nd, 3rd in Iowa

AUTHOR(S)
Bolton, Alexander
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/18/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 106, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports updates regarding the political campaign of Republican presidential candidates for the 2008 election in Iowa. According to political experts, the Republican presidential candidates are facing growing pressure from two social conservatives because of greater organizational strength. They include Senator John McCain, former New York Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani and former Senator Fred Thompson. Details regarding the organizational strength of each candidate are included.
ACCESSION #
26746176

 

Related Articles

  • Rudy Bombs in London. Massie, Alex // American Conservative;10/22/2007, Vol. 6 Issue 20, p9 

    The article analyzes the implication of Rudy Giuliani's trip to London, England on his political aspiration to the U.S. presidency. It relates that the major rationale of Giuliani in making the trip is to present himself as a world leader and the inevitable successor of the incumbent U.S....

  • Awaiting the Almighty. Fineman, Howard // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);3/13/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 147 Issue 11, p32 

    The article reports on former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. It speculates on whether he will run for the Republican nomination for the 2008 presidency. Observers note that Giuliani has not started the strategic planning other possible candidates have, including Senator John McCain,...

  • Sizing 'Em Up. King, Florence // National Review;12/17/2007, Vol. 59 Issue 23, p42 

    The article presents the author's opinions about the 2008 U.S. presidential race. She concludes with relief that the candidate she dislikes most, Democrat John Edwards, seems finished. She sees the campaign of Republican Fred Thompson as too vague, and comments on the irrelevance of Rudy...

  • Republican Candidates Offer Few New Ideas on Education. Dervarics, Charles // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;8/23/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p13 

    This article offers a look at the views of Republican presidential candidates for the 2008 U.S. election on education. It explains that Democratic presidential candidates are more specific on education issues. Senator John McCain supports K-12 school vouchers. Former New York City Mayor Rudolph...

  • 'White Tornado.' Alter, Jonathan // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/15/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 134 Issue 20, p63 

    Offers a look at United States presidential candidate John McCain. His history as a prisoner of war (POW) in Vietnam; His reputation as defiant and intense; The use of life experience in political campaigns; Impact of his failures; Success of his campaign; Other considerations. INSET: Bush...

  • FLORIDA. Sayfie, Justin // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Sep2007, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p21 

    The article reports that former New York City mayor and presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani has garnered $1.7 million campaign funds in Florida. Other GOP candidates trailed Giuliani, with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney at $976,000, Senator John McCain at $467,000, and former Senator...

  • Frist endorses Thompson. Kaplan, Jonathan E. // Hill;10/23/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 123, p14 

    The article reports that former Majority Leader Bill Frist endorses former Senator Fred Thompson for president in the 2008 election in the U.S. Frist was once of the strong contenders in the 2008 election but he realized that the Senate leadership is the worst place from which to launch a...

  • Where Are the Conservative Alternatives? Coulter, Ann // Human Events;10/15/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 35, p6 

    This article assesses the opinion of conservatives on Republican presidential candidates in the U.S. in 2007. According to the author, conservatives unhappy with Republican presidential candidates seem to be drifting aimlessly toward former Tennessee Senator Fred Thompson and former Arkansas...

  • Thompson survives debut. Youngman, Sam // Hill;10/10/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 118, p1 

    The article reports on the success of Fred Thompson, a former Republican senator, in his first presidential debate in Dearborn, Michigan. It was stated that Thompson, a presidential candidate, delivered a good performance in the Republican debate and showed that he can compete with other strong...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics