Plus les choses changent, plus elles restent les mêmes

Here’s what New York Times reporter Ronald Sullivan wrote on the search to find a candidate to challenge U.S. Senator Clifford Case in 1966 after several other prospective Democratic candidates dropped out of the race: “(The U.S. Senate candidate) will bear the onus of running as the party’s obvious second choice and a candidate who is given little chance of winning.” (New York Times, 06/15/66)

Read The Nomination No One Wanted in the June 12, 2007 edition of The Inside Edge

Plus les choses changent, plus elles restent les mêmes