A Liberal Reworking Of Liberal Ideas

Inflation may be down in the economy, but it's still high in the policy-advice business. In 1980, the conservative Heritage Foundation published Mandate for Leadership, a l,000-page road map for Reagan's transition to power. In 1988, its Mandate for Leadership III for the Bush transition team weighed in at 953 pages. Now the conservatives are silent. But the liberals have more than taken up the slack.

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