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Can an Insurgent Candidate Ever Win the White House?

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Can an Insurgent Candidate Ever Win the White House?

Can an Insurgent Candidate Ever Win the White House?

Can an Insurgent Candidate Ever Win the White House?

Only Available in Archive Formats.

This week John McCain announced that he was "suspending" his bid for the Republican nomination for President. NPR senior news analyst Dan Schorr speaks with Presidential historian Robert Dallek and with John Anderson, former Illinois Congressman and 1980 independent candidate for the presidency about the difficulties for candidates outside the party's mainstream.