Of Fat Cats and Other Angels

November 1971
Time;11/29/1971, Vol. 98 Issue 22, p27
The article focuses on U.S. President Richard M. Nixon's strategy on preconvention and election campaigns. It is stated that in his preconvention campaign in 1968, Nixon spent an estimated 10 million dollar, even though he faced little challenge in the primaries. For 1972 elections, Nixon has already built up a huge financial edge over the Democratic Party.


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