This volume details the findings of a comprehensive study of media bias in recent presidential campaigns. Familychildren, bushquayle 88, 1988 video courtesy of the george bush presidential library. The living room candidate commercials 1988 familychildren. United states presidential election of 1988, american presidential election held on nov. Sanders campaign accessed the clinton campaigns voter files on ngp van. The election of 1988 was the 52nd quadrennial presidential election. How one man changed the 1988 presidential election 04. What if michael dukakis had won the 1988 presidential election. The results of the 1988 elections affirmed the strength of the republican party in the south on both the presidential and statewide levels. Right off the bat, youll need to decide if you want to send either your presidential or vp candidates on a trip overseas, selecting either a friendly, neutral, or unfriendly country, and. President elect 1988 edition, title screen pc version. The 1988 presidential election in the south book depository. The 1988 united states presidential election was the 51st quadrennial presidential election. The 1988 united states presidential election in south carolina took place on november 8, 1988.
Incumbent president ronald reagan was ineligible to seek a third term, due to term limits established by the 22nd amendment to the. Discover librarianselected research resources on u. What it takes is almost a prequel to the 1988 campaign, taking place. What if michael dukakis had won the 1988 presidential.
This table may scroll left to right depending on the screen size of your device. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Cnns bernard shaw destroys michael dukakis in 1988 presidential debate. The 1988 united states presidential election in florida took place on november 8, 1988. The following tables show voter turnout for the 1988 presidential primary election broken down by party affiliation. Election history from the questia online library, including fulltext online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. One voter in five said punishment of criminals was among the issues that mattered most. I lived in boston in 1988 and lived a few blocks away from the state house.
Cramers compulsively readable chronicle of the 1988 presidential campaign. When incidents of plagiarism in campaign speeches and during his time in law school came to light, his. Welcome to the making of a nation american history in voa special english. Nov 2nov 4, 1988 personal financial situation would you describe the state of your own personal finances these days as. Jul 11, 2016 how one man changed the 1988 presidential election 04. Richard ben cramer, the author has an interesting writing style that mixes historical perspective for each candidate mixed with the current events of the campaign. Jackson states, green represents gore states, yellow represents gephardt states, orange. The 1988 presidential election in mexico was the beginning of a new era. From museum of the moving image, the living room candidate. The presidential election study was conducted from 19891992, to analyze campaign organizations, issues, personalities, events, and finances, as well as voting and polling results in primaries, caucuses, conventions, and the general election, and the impact of party rules on the nominating process. All 50 states and the district of columbia, were part of the 1988 united states presidential election.
Cramer, who travelled with the presidential candidates in the 1988 presidential election, spoke about the book that he wrote of his. Presidential elections presidential election of 1988. The american presidential election of 1988 youtube. Election of 1988, united states reagans third term. Bush entered the republican primaries as the frontrunner, defeating u. All fifty states and the district of columbia, were part of the 1988 united states presidential election. Campaign management is the role the player will most frequently take in president elect games. In 1988 a republican won the presidency for the fifth time in the last six tries, and for the seventh time in the last ten. Detailed nationallevel presidential election results for 1988. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Gray denotes won by bentsen by a west virginia faithless elector. The bush campaign presidential elections studies series. There were two presidential debates and one vice presidential debate during the 1988 general election. An overview of the ballot paper in the 1988 presidential elections, george bushs inevitable victory, and the issues that.
Examines domestic and foreign policy issues, stressing those that affect two key groups. Vicepresident candidate lloyd bentsen with dukakis as vicepresident issues of the day. They created the democratic leadership council dlc, with the aim of recruiting a candidate for the 1988 election. Discover librarianselected research resources on presidential election of 1988 from the questia online library, including fulltext online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Jim hargrove examines how presidential elections have changed over the past 200 years, discussing such topics as presidential primaries, national conventions, television campaigns, and funding. Map by counties of the 1988 presidential election in usa. List of books and articles about presidential election of 1988. The game can be played by 3 players each assuming the role of campaign manager. This decisive victory and its ramifications throughout the region are the focus of this volume which seeks to illuminate the important events relevant to the 1988 elections in the south and identify the. From the perspective of the last thirty years, after reagan shows us the 1988 election in a truly new lightone that, in turn, reveals the links between the campaign of 1988 and the politics of the twentyfirst century. The 1988 united states presidential election in oklahoma took place on november 8, 1988. Democratic results red represents dukakis states, blue represents j.
Quite possibly the finest book on presidential politics ever written, combining. Cnn looks back at the debate question that may have cost michael dukakis the 1988 presidential election. Oct 10, 2016 the 51st presidential election in american history took place on november 8, 1988. Not all of the six 1988 presidential candidates he profiles biden, dole, hart. The bush campaign presidential elections studies series gillette, michael l. Pitneys portrait of the 1988 election is a needed refresher on how presidential politics used to work. Its a comfort to read cramers close examination of the 1988 primaries and. This is the ad that at once undermined dukakis and propelled george h. George bush 1988 presidential campaign acceptance speech. There were two general election presidential debates in 1988. In alaska, several electoral districts are combined to get closer to the usual administrative division, used for example to the population census. This document shows results, sorted by office, congressional district and party, for the 1988 presidential primary election. The 1988 united states presidential election in michigan took place on november 8, 1988.
W bush was elected as the 41st president of the united states. Baker, 9780275931452, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Former vice president joe biden mounted an unsuccessful presidential campaign in 1988. Discover librarianselected research resources on presidential election of 1988 from the questia online library, including fulltext online books, academic. A nonpartisan ad for the 2008 presidential nomination campaigns known as heal was released by the one vote 08 user created clips from this video november 1, 1988. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Presidential election of 1988 questia online library. How groups voted in 1988 roper center for public opinion.
Bush and governor michael dukakis dma meet at ucla for the second of two debates prior to the 1988 presidential election. Pitneys explains how campaigns are consequentialthe 1988 campaign more than most. The way to the white house isbn 9780394562605 is a book about the 1988 united states presidential election, written by richard ben cramer. This list is for books that were written on specific united states presidential elections and their outcome. The 1988 campaign featured an open contest on both the republican and democratic sides, as republican pres. It was really rather odd that someone local became a presidential candidate, but massachusetts has had numerous presidential candidates that made it to the general electio. Incumbent president ronald reagan was ineligible to seek a third term, due to term limits established by the 22nd amendment to the united states constitution. Michael dukakis michael dukakiss political strength, and the reason he won the democratic nomination in 1988, was the fact that very different kinds of democrats and liberals could project their hopes onto him. The debate that changed the 1988 election cnn video. Florida voters chose twentyone electors to the electoral college, which selected the president and vice president. Bush, won the republican nomination, while the democrats nominated michael dukakis. When the book first came out, cramer said at the time, bidens reaction.
In this volume, scholars and political practitioners explore the implications of the election for the mexican political system and for mexicos international relationships, especially with the us. The united states election of 1988 featured an open primary for both major parties. Bush defeating michael dukakis in the general election. Joe bidens 1988 presidential run doomed by plagiarism. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Ronald reagan, the incumbent president, was vacating the position after serving the maximum two terms allowed by the twentysecond amendment. What i learned from richard ben cramer the atlantic. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides firsthand or direct evidence on a topic.
Jun 02, 2011 for more presidential election videos go to. As he recounts the frenzied course of the 1988 presidential race and scours the. The competition saw incumbent president and republican ronald reagan run for a third term, as the 22nd amendment had failed to pass in 1951. Redirected from democratic party presidential primaries, 1988 the 1988 democratic presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the democratic party chose its nominee for president of the united states in the 1988 u. Mar 15, 2016 cnn looks back at the debate question that may have cost michael dukakis the 1988 presidential election. In 1988, dukakis and rosabeth moss kanter, his economic adviser in the 1988 presidential elections, wrote a book entitled creating the future. The 1988 presidential race falls squarely in this tradition as a bridge campaign, as john j. Red denotes states won by bushquayle, blue denotes those won by dukakisbentsen. Guide to the 1988 presidential election book, 1988. A guide to the presidential election of 1988 study collection. Having been badly defeated in the 1984 presidential election, the democrats in 1985 and 1986 were eager to find a new approach to win the presidency. Stock market crash, irancontra, progress in usussr relations inf treaty.
The 1988 election is the only election since 1948 in which either major party. The 1988 presidential election in the south by tod a. Sample of 11,645 voters as they left voting booths on election day, november 8, 1988. This week in our series, we look at the presidential election of nineteen eightyeight. Bush sees major world changes, including the fall of the berlin wall the making of a nation. This is the perfect book to read now that we are in primary season.
Oct 19, 2014 president elect 1988 edition, title screen pc version. The story of presidential elections book, 1988 worldcat. Bush, the republican nominee, defeated democratic governor michael dukakis of massachusetts. Score a book s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. The concise and readable volumes in this series focus on key presidential elections, their historical significance and impact, and their continuing relevance for contemporary american politics, public policy, and society. Guide to the 1988 presidential election goldstein, michael l. The game is a comprehensive computer simulation of a presidential campaign from labor day to election night. United states presidential election of 1988 united. Many books tell us that elections have consequences. The first one was, by most everyones account, uneventful. The 51st presidential election in american history took place on november 8, 1988.
The authors show how vice president george bush sr. For all data labeled as county no minor candidates, the data source is the book united states presidential primary elections 19681996. It was, however, in many ways a baseline for what has happened since. Published on oct 19, 2016 from tuesday november 8th and wednesday november 9th, 1988 nbc news coverage of election night 1988.
Home 2020 election results election info weblog forum wiki search email login site info store note. Dukakis and its tawdry theater of sound bites, attack ads and halftruths. Focusing on the 1984 and 1988 elections, stempel and windhauser have surveyed all news items reported in seventeen major u. Bush, the republican nominee, defeated democratic massachusetts governor michael dukakis. Michael dukakis michael dukakiss political strength, and the reason he won the democratic nomination in 1988, was the fact that very different kinds of democrats. In the past six presidential electionsover a quartercenturydemocrats have averaged approximately 43 percent of the national popular presidential vote. South carolina voters chose 8 electors to the electoral college, which selected the president and vice president. The election of bush in 1988 confirmed the republican domination of presidential politics for another four years. United states presidential election of 1988 united states. Winning candidates have this check mark next to their name. Mar 05, 2015 the presidential election as a whole was a negative race, with an abundance of personal attacks mainly instigated by bush. Home 2020 election results election info weblog forum wiki search email login site info store 1988 presidential general election results note. By many accounts, ronald reagan had a solid presidency. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.1512 571 793 73 1452 864 1304 1161 1056 511 1045 1587 848 1098 739 1037 1574 828 783 1553 77 544 273 604 1051 108 292