TITLE

RICHARDSON MAKES IT OFFICIAL

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Hill;5/22/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 61, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson announced his intention of running for president in the 2008 U.S. elections in Los Angeles, California. He says that this advantage in the race for president is his experience and Hispanic heritage. Furthermore, he adds that there are lot of presidential candidates who are good, but he distinguishes himself from them with his ability to get things done.
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25299925

 

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