TITLE

FRIST AMONG EQUALS

AUTHOR(S)
Waller, Douglas; Dickerson, John F.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Time;1/13/2003, Vol. 161 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Bill Frist, a Republican United States Senator from Tennessee and incoming majority leader. Background on Frist, who is a physician, and the skills he brings to his new position; Discussion of how he will try to restore the integrity of the Republican Party in the wake of the racially insensitive remarks of Trent Lott that were made at the 100th birthday party of Strom Thurmond; Idea that Frist has little experience with legislative procedure; How the Democrats might react to Frist; Why the White House wanted Frist as majority leader; Friends and foes of Frist in the Senate.
ACCESSION #
8808020

 

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