Dole attains compromise on abortion Platform attachment to contain dissenting views of moderates; 11th-hour GOP effort; Deal struck to avoid convention floor fight over hard-line plank; CAMPAIGN 1996
Dole feels heat over abortion shift Conservatives applaud bid to avoid convention fight; CAMPAIGN 1996
The GOP: Intolerant of tolerance? Anti-abortion stand: Party platform writers reject Dole plea for diversity of opinion.
The GOP's abortion war: So much for Dole's reputation as a skilled conciliator
Is Buchanan a Republican or a free agent?
Magazine makes headway against liberal beliefs
Clinton, Dole, Perot and the rest of us Dems up, GOP down: One-sided election trend clouds the nation's political future.
Christine Whitman: new progressivism
Civil rights warrior takes break from battle Comstock-Gay led ACLU for past decade
Earthlings could use a good plan, just in case
Morality, policy and the GOP platform
Growth without pain Dogma: A "natural" jobless rate of 6 percent to avoid inflation is being questioned even by economists.
Economy, yes, but mostly it's jobs, pay
Tolerance and the abortion issue Can they mix? Dole seeks a way to prevent poisonous GOP platform fight.
Dole seeks to ease GOP stand on abortion to avoid split Senator wants 'declaration of tolerance' in platform
Dole needs Powell -- and Reds Republicans' best hope is a renewed Cold War; CAMPAIGN 1996
The secret of Bob Dole's success
Gunned down in the 6th District Money and militia: With reckless return of fire in campaign, Bartlett shoots self in foot.
Sneaky pols don't give voters credit
Clinton likely to sign bill barring gay marriages Gays are irked by his view that it will 'strengthen the American family'
Being called a liability by D'Amato
Dole-style leadership on China policy Free trade upheld: GOP candidate chastises Clinton record of threats and vacillation.
Dole assails Clinton on Asia GOP candidate vows to defend Taiwan, end N. Korea talks
Republicans versus Republicans D'Amato's blasts: Attacks on Gingrich and Buchanan reflect disarray within GOP.
A man who never led one is asked to find the front of the ideological parade
NAFTA: Good news or bad? Manufacturing facts to suit your opinions
A plan to aid schools draws fire
The X factor Asset for whom?: can Clinton or Dole grab young voters' interest? Can anyone?
Clinton's economists report good job trends Team aims to counter perception that many are filled with anxiety
Stand-up comedian's script takes a stand on politics
The pig-tracks of the Sage
Buchanan not planning third-party candidacy But candidate is polling 140,000 contributors to ask their advice
Cut out to be a Cut-up? Essay: With politicans and comics slipping with -- more or less -- ease into each other's roles, it's getting harder and harder to know who it is we're supposed to find funny and who it is we're supposed to take seriously.
Standing room only for Pat
Trash TV: Insightful and in touch with America
Big Labor bulks up
Buchanan presidential campaign called a crusade, a bid for leverage GOP leaders urge him to quit, rally behind Dole, but he's expected to persist; CAMPAIGN 1996
Skunk in an onion patch Buchanan threatens Dole if he doesn't shut up-and America if he does
Deadhead talking What did the the media expected from Don Imus - wit and intelligence?
The election campaign begins
Dole claims Republican nomination Senate leader doesn't even wait for polls to close; 'Restore U.S. prestige'; Primaries held in California, Washington, Nevada; CAMPAIGN 1996
He's at the border, he's at the prison, but what does Dole see for America?
The national anthem: Fightin' words Wrong note: Instead of nTC wondering why Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf wouldn't stand for the Star Spangled Banner, we should ask why this turkey is our national anthem.
The winner of the 1996 election
A Powell-less Dole must pander to white paranoia, or lose
Dole wins Midwest, nomination Primary sweep puts GOP senator over the top; Third time's a charm; Candidate subdued in victory, awaits Calif. next week; CAMPAIGN 1996
Playing dooyathink with Powell
Keep our schools open on election daysAnother...
If 'People' says it, I believe it
Coming to grips with Clinton-Dole Support is lukewarm for candidates in likely Nov. battleground; CAMPAIGN 1996