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Reagan"s comeback four weeks in Texas that changed American politics forever by Gilbert Garcia

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Published by Trinity University Press in San Antonio, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • Election,
  • Presidential candidates,
  • Presidents,
  • Political campaigns,
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGilbert Garcia
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE868 .G37 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25033101M
ISBN 109781595341150
LC Control Number2011036600

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  Reagan's Comeback is the story of how one state, one man, and one month changed national politics forever. Chronicling how Reagan's political career nearly ended, this turnabout story is told by those who made it happen: campaign volunteers, financiers, political /5(20). In his debut book, Gilbert Garcia, an award-winning political journalist based in San Antonio, makes a mountain out of a molehill. And it works. In Reagan’s Comeback: Four Weeks in Texas that Changed American Politics Forever, Garcia shows how Reagan’s first presidential primary campaign in Texas helped turn this once-blue state red, a. Two Democrats from Texas are currently running for president. The last time a Texas Democrat sought the presidency it was and the candidate was Lloyd Bentsen. Bentsen's candidacy was the main reason the TX Legislature created a presidential primary and that story is a key part of "Reagan's Comeback."Followers: Reagan's Comeback. likes. The story of a single presidential primary that changed American history.

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