TITLE

How Bush Got There

AUTHOR(S)
Lacayo, Richard; Carney, James; Cooper, Matthew; Dickerson, John F.; Duffy, Michael; Waller, Douglas; Booth Thomas, Cathy
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/20/2001, Issue 33/34, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the process by which United States President George W. Bush arrived at his decision to allow limited federal funding for human embryonic stem cell research. Mention of how he sought the opinions of almost every person he interacted with on the topic; Response to the decision; How he decided to allow research only on existing lines of stem cells; Input provided by the National Institutes of Health; How Bush's thorough consideration of the issue may help his image as a serious political leader. INSET: THE BUSH DECISION, by Mitch Frank.
ACCESSION #
5026557

 

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