November 26, 1992 |
A growth in former Democratic presidential candidate Paul E. Tsongas' abdomen is cancerous, but his doctors have said it can be treated, a newspaper reported Wednesday. Tsongas will probably undergo radiation treatment, the Boston Globe reported, citing an unidentified source close to the former senator. But in a telephone interview from his Lowell home, Tsongas said, "I'm not going to confirm anything."
October 21, 1992 |
Former Democratic presidential candidate Paul E. Tsongas and retiring Sen. Warren B. Rudman (R-N.H.) criticized the economic agendas of President Bush and Democrat Bill Clinton on Tuesday, claiming their proposals do not seriously address the nation's deficit.
August 25, 1992 |
Tightening ranks with Bill Clinton, former Massachusetts Sen. Paul E. Tsongas joined the Democratic nominee here Monday in a broadside blast at President Bush's economic plan, charging that "there is no capacity on the part of George Bush to feel any outrage about the deficit."
August 6, 1992 |
Former Democratic presidential candidate Paul E. Tsongas and retiring Republican Sen. Warren B. Rudman joined with a youth group Wednesday in an effort to force politicians to deal more honestly with what they believe is the most pressing economic issue of the 1990s--the federal deficit.
July 13, 1992 |
He was the first Democrat to summon the courage to run for President and the next to last to pull out. And on Sunday it was still a little tough for Paul E. Tsongas to loosen his grasp on the brass ring. He stood on a chair at Lindy's deli--no high-priced Manhattan eateries for the frugal Tcitizens for Tsongas--and to the roar of his supporters he pumped his arms in triumph.
June 28, 1992 |
The Democratic platform committee Saturday gave its approval to a 1992 policy manifesto intended to give the party a more centrist image while preserving the allegiance of its traditional constituencies. The committee, controlled by partisans of presumptive presidential nominee Bill Clinton, also took a step toward promoting unity with one of his primary rivals, former Massachusetts Sen. Paul E. Tsongas.
June 27, 1992 |
Former Democratic presidential candidate Paul E. Tsongas said Friday that he met with independent White House contender Ross Perot for two hours this week and that they discussed "what I thought the prototype of a vice presidential candidate should be." But Tsongas reiterated his stand that he would not run for vice president with Perot or with Bill Clinton, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. Tsongas' meeting with Perot, which occurred Thursday in Hartford, Conn.
May 13, 1992 |
Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton continued his methodical march toward the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday, crushing former California Gov. Edmund G. (Jerry) Brown Jr. in low-key primaries in West Virginia and Nebraska. President Bush, who has already clinched renomination, also rang up easy victories in both states over conservative columnist Patrick J. Buchanan.
May 6, 1992 |
President Bush and his prospective Democratic challenger, Bill Clinton, swept presidential primaries Tuesday in Indiana, North Carolina and the District of Columbia. Bush, who had nailed down the delegates needed to assure his renomination before Tuesday's balloting, again defeated his sole challenger, conservative columnist Patrick J. Buchanan. The President has 1,211 delegates to Buchanan's 80; 1,105 are required for nomination.