Briefing Paper No. 59 January 2, 2001

Briefing Paper

Lessons of Election 2000

by John Samples, Tom G. Palmer and Patrick Basham

John Samples is director of the Cato Institute's Center for Representative Government; Tom G. Palmer is fellow in social thought at Cato; and Patrick Basham is senior fellow at the Center for Representative Government.

Executive Summary

Many people believe that Election 2000 proved only how divided the nation is over politics and policy. In contrast, this study draws six lessons from Election 2000.

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