How Arlen Specter Was Supposed to Win as a Republican

A reader sends along this memo from Arlen Specter’s (brief) 1996 presidential campaign. In it, consultant Roger Stone outlines a strategy based on the notion that the “strength of the ‘Religious Right’ in Republican primaries is overestimated.”

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