TITLE

What Will This Presidential Election Hinge On?

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
National Journal;9/27/2008, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an introduction to a series of articles on what the 2008 U.S. presidential election will ultimately hinge on, as assessed by reporters, editors and analysts. It clarifies that ideology and issues are not the focus of the articles, although such things as the economy are critical factors in the calculus of the electorate. It notes that voters understand that events often end up driving policy in ways that the candidates never envisioned in their journey to the White House.
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