TITLE

The anxiety election: this time it's tribal

AUTHOR(S)
Kampfner, John
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
New Statesman;4/11/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4735, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses whether disgruntled supporters can really trust British Prime Minister Tony Blair. Perception of the 2005 election as unpredictable; The confused mood of voters and politicians; Chances of Blair receiving a third landslide victory; Focus of the Labour Party on investment in public services; Campaign truce between rivals Blair and Gordon Brown; Campaign strategies; How Blair was forced to abandon his plan to offer Brown the job of Foreign Secretary; Political messages; Observation that Blair is at his most combative when at his weakest; Dilemmas faced by disillusioned Labour voters; Outlook.
ACCESSION #
16663868

 

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