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Dukakis and the reform impulse

by Richard Gaines

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Published by Quinlan Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Dukakis, Michael S. 1933-,
    • Governors -- Massachusetts -- Biography.,
    • Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1951-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Richard Gaines and Michael Segal.
      ContributionsSegal, Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF71.3.D85 G35 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 247 p. :
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2407688M
      ISBN 101557700257
      LC Control Number87043137

      In the book, Mrs. Dukakis blames both her diet pill addiction and the failure of the marriage, after four years, to her mother's secretiveness. She later met Michael Dukakis, and the two married. Michael S. Dukakis is Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Northeastern University, and a visiting professor at the Luskin School of Public Affairs at UCLA. He and former U.S. Senator Paul Simon authored How to Get Into Politics – and Why, which was designed to encourage young people to think seriously about politics and public.

      Michael Dukakis, in full Michael Stanley Dukakis, (born November 3, , Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.), American politician and lawyer, who was the Democratic Party’s nominee for president in The son of Greek immigrants, Michael Dukakis graduated from Swarthmore College in After serving in the U.S. Army in South Korea, he attended Harvard Law School, earning his law degree in. Michael Stanley Dukakis is an American Democratic politician, former Governor of Massachusetts, and was the Democratic presidential nominee in /5.

      Explaining his rationale for running, the Democratic Presidential nominee told reporters, “As everyone else started jumping into the race, I started feeling a little left out.”. That reform impulse would continue to mark his career. By , now a practicing lawyer, he won a seat in the state legislature. For eight years there he was known as a maverick reformer. But Dukakis, running for lieutenant governor, lost in his first bid for statewide .


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Mr. Gaines, now an editor with the weekly Boston Phoenix, is coauthor of a book on the governor entitled “Dukakis and the Reform Impulse.” Few episodes in the campaign, Gaines says, have more clearly revealed Dukakis’s reserve and cool self-containment than his response to a question in the second presidential debate.

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On MaDukakis, then the Governor of Massachusetts, gave what has Affiliation: Democratic Party. Michael Dukakis, three-term governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts who served longer in that post than any other person in history, is best remembered in history as the Democratic candidate for President in an election in which Ronald Reagan's vice president, George Bush, effectively used "Swift Boat" tactics to undermine Dukakis' candidacy.

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The Reform Impulse The presidential election of gave the American people a chance to pass judgment on the McKinley administration, especially its foreign policy. Meeting at Philadelphia, the Republicans expressed jubilation over the successful outcome of the war with Spain, the restoration of prosperity and the effort to obtain new markets.

David Greene talks to Kitty Dukakis and her husband, former Mass. Gov. Michael Dukakis, about their campaign to destigmatize electroshock therapy. .an exceedingly un-even book, filled with typos and generally poorly constructed.

and yet for all that, a fascinating look into massachusetts politics with the kinds of behind-the-scenes stories that really round out the issues of the day. and fairly evenhanded about dukakis - or perhaps "bipolar" is a better way to describe it; early chapters randomly call dukakis "good looking" and later 3/5.