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Bridge to the 21st Centu24

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Bridge to the 21st Century The Clinton and Bush II years Clinton proved to be a highly effective communicator, not least on television, a medium  that highlighted his charm and intelligence. The incumbent’s very success in handling  the end of the Cold War and reversing the Iraqi thrust into Kuwait lent strength to  Clinton’s implicit argument that foreign affairs had become relatively less important,  given pressing social and economic needs at home. On November 3, Bill Clinton won election as the 42nd president of the United States,  receiving 43 percent of the popular vote against 37 percent for Bush and 19 percent for  Perot. A NEW PRESIDENCY Clinton was in many respects the perfect leader for a party divided between liberal and 
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