Republican Coalition NPR's Mara Liasson reports on a debate going on both inside and outside the Bush administration on how to interpret the results of the 2000 presidential election. With apparently fewer religious conservatives going to the polls last year than in the '96 election, some argue that the President needs to reach out further to this core Republican group, while others say the GOP may have to look elsewhere.
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NPR's Mara Liasson reports on a debate going on both inside and outside the Bush administration on how to interpret the results of the 2000 presidential election. With apparently fewer religious conservatives going to the polls last year than in the '96 election, some argue that the President needs to reach out further to this core Republican group, while others say the GOP may have to look elsewhere.