Battle for US presidency has already begun

It seems like a distant memory now, but back when George W Bush was first running for the presidency of the United States many people genuinely wondered whether there was much difference between him and his Democratic opponent, Al Gore.

27th January, 2007

It seems like a distant memory now, but back when George W Bush was first running for the presidency of the United States many people genuinely wondered whether there was much difference between him and his Democratic opponent, Al Gore.

The 2000 election was routinely mocked at the time as a sleep-inducing nonevent.

The feeling that the main candidates were cleaving too closely to the middle ground was one of the factors that enabled Ralph Nader,...

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