The poisoned chalice revisited

Bethell, Tom
September 1993
American Spectator;Sep93, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p16
Looks at United States President Bill Clinton's proposed deficit reduction program. Purpose of phrase `deficit reduction'; Clinton plan as an exercise in deception with news media as collaborators; Failure to publish totals; Journalists who are critical of the plan; Plan's similarity to Bush's plan; Democrats as embracing ideology that repeatedly hurt the Republicans.


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