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April 29, 1988 | JOHN BALZAR, Times Political Writer
They regard themselves each as a part of George Bush's personality. They are the high-priced, six-man directorate of a campaign that has clinched the Republican presidential nomination. By the end of the campaign next November, they will have managed an $82-million enterprise through 50 states and assorted territories seeking what has not been achieved in 152 years--the election of a sitting vice president to the presidency.
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November 15, 1988 | CATHLEEN DECKER and JAMES GERSTENZANG, Times Staff Writers
President-elect George Bush plans to announce his choice for Treasury secretary today amid strong indications that he has decided to retain longtime friend and adviser Nicholas F. Brady in the post, sources close to Bush said Monday evening. As Bush neared an announcement on the second person to join his Cabinet, he had dinner Monday with New Hampshire Gov. John H. Sununu at a borrowed vacation home in Gulf Stream, Fla.
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November 15, 1988 | CATHLEEN DECKER and JAMES GERSTENZANG, Times Staff Writers
President-elect George Bush plans to announce his choice for Treasury secretary today amid strong indications that he has decided to retain longtime friend and adviser Nicholas F. Brady in the post, sources close to Bush said Monday evening. As Bush neared an announcement on the second person to join his Cabinet, he had dinner Monday with New Hampshire Gov. John H. Sununu at a borrowed vacation home in Gulf Stream, Fla.
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April 29, 1988 | JOHN BALZAR, Times Political Writer
They regard themselves each as a part of George Bush's personality. They are the high-priced, six-man directorate of a campaign that has clinched the Republican presidential nomination. By the end of the campaign next November, they will have managed an $82-million enterprise through 50 states and assorted territories seeking what has not been achieved in 152 years--the election of a sitting vice president to the presidency.
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April 15, 1992 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seeking again to cast himself as an agent of change, President Bush used a trip to Michigan on Wednesday to unveil a government reform proposal for the second time in three months. A White House fact sheet touted the event as Bush's announcement that he would "transmit to Congress upon its return" the plan for consolidating federal job-training programs.
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February 25, 1992 | DOUGLAS JEHL and JAMES GERSTENZANG, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
President Bush has authorized his campaign to broadcast a television commercial in which a former commandant of the Marine Corps says Republican presidential candidate Patrick J. Buchanan is not fit to become commander-in-chief, senior aides said Monday. The decision reflects the depth of anxiety within the Bush camp over the threat posed by Buchanan and was made by the President during a rare Sunday night meeting with his most senior advisers in the private quarters of the White House.
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June 27, 1991 | JAMES GERSTENZANG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
White House Chief of Staff John H. Sununu tried Wednesday to put behind him the controversy over his travel aboard Air Force jets and private aircraft, pleading privately for harmony among his colleagues on the White House senior staff, one staff member said. According to Republican political sources, Sununu addressed the President's senior assistants, raising the controversy in a formal session for the first time and stating that he hopes he has no differences with any of them.
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June 1, 1988 | CATHLEEN DECKER, Times Staff Writer
Midway through a series of meetings with economic advisers, Vice President George Bush reiterated Tuesday that he will not raise federal taxes, but he acknowledged that programs he hopes to invoke may force local and state governments to increase revenues. Bush, meeting with reporters here, said advisers drew him an essentially rosy sketch of the American economy and their views firmed up previously held positions of his, including support for a cut in the capital gains tax.
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May 7, 1988 | JOHN BALZAR, Times Political Writer
Two senior advisers to Vice President George Bush have gone on record publicly with complaints the campaign has whispered privately for weeks--that Atty. Gen. Edwin Meese III is dragging down Republican hopes for keeping the White House in 1988. In a newspaper interview published Friday, pollster/strategist Robert S. Teeter and campaign communication director and longtime staffer Peter B.
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April 11, 1992 | JAMES GERSTENZANG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In the midst of what he has called "the ugliest political year" he has ever seen, President Bush said Friday he has issued written instructions to his supporters "to stay out of the sleaze business," and denied that his staff was in disarray. In an unusually lengthy news conference, Bush presented a tour d'horizon --one that barely reached beyond U.S. borders--as he turned his attention to the range of domestic issues that critics say he neglected during his first three years in office.
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December 5, 1991 | JAMES GERSTENZANG and DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The White House said Wednesday that "a number of candidates" are under consideration for the powerful job of chief of staff, but sources close to President Bush said that Transportation Secretary Samuel K. Skinner, an experienced politician from Illinois, remains at the top of the list to replace John H. Sununu. Sununu himself, in an interview on CNN's "Larry King Live" Wednesday night, said he expected Skinner to get the post.
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February 29, 1992 | SONNI EFRON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Call it revenge of the attack ad. In 1988, an obscure media consultant named Larry McCarthy made a television spot to help George Bush in his presidential campaign against Democrat Michael S. Dukakis. The ad, credited with helping doom Dukakis' campaign, made furloughed black convict Willie Horton a household word.
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