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Miller campaign seeks evidence of election fraud

...including voter fraud, intimidation and bullying. Conservative activist Floyd Brown, best known for developing the "Willie Horton" ad targeting Democratic presidential contender Michael Dukakis, is serving as a volunteer strategist for the Miller...
Sea Coast Relay Results

...1. Ken Maas, 21:07; 2. Brian Goettler, 21:34; 3. Tim Davin, 21:46; 4. andy Grossman, 23:50; 5. Willie Horton, 24:32; 6. Paul DeSloover, 24:51; 7. Michele Schindler, 25:49; 8. Don Beard, 26:40; 9. Darcy Schauwecker...
The promotion of fear

...suggesting a nuclear holocaust would ensue if Americans elected Barry Goldwater. A GOP ad from the '80s suggested Willie Horton would kill you if you voted for Michael Dukakis. But has the drumbeat of fear ever been as intense and unrelenting...
The Brady rule and justice for all

...since then Republicans have been portraying Democrats as being soft on crime. That was the message in the infamous Willie Horton ad used by George H.W. Bush in the 1988 presidential election. And it was a major theme in Newt Gingrich's Contract...
Will GOP change its 'Southern strategy'?

...minority because of a racial quota," and when George H.W. Bush ran for office against a black career criminal named Willie Horton. It was the message during the debate over illegal immigration and it was the message when Rep. Tom Tancredo advocated...
Hazel Hope

...Bob Beierly, Emma Mills, Martha Howard, Albert Mills, Sandy Johnson, Andrew Jack, Marion and Renner McKinley, Willie Horton, May Hobson, Katherine Mills, Katherine Grant, May Mills (infant), Willie Mills, Harland Mills, Gilbert Mills...
My Turn: Rev. Wright, drowning in a sea of hypocrisy

...speeches. Which is crazy, but you understand where it's coming from. Wright is this year's Willie Horton. Except that where Willie Horton was made by George H.W. Bush, Wright made himself. He had his chance to walk on water but - sorry...
Negative campaigning

...nominee Michael Dukakis was portrayed as an enemy of the American flag and a friend of convicted rapist and murderer Willie Horton. President Reagan even suggested offhandedly that he might be mentally unstable. George H.W. Bush's turn to...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: A few good questions to ask Al Gore 5/18/98

...research truly came into its own in 1988'' when you, seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, raised the Willie Horton case against Michael Dukakis. Did Republicans do anything wrong in using that issue, too? Would repeal of the...


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