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A Third Choice in 1996
Aired 2/22/1996

Unhappiness with the two major parties is growing, along with the number of registered independent voters. Will independent candidates such as Ross Perot run for the presidency? How likely is it that there will be a third party candidate in the 1996?
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  Gordon Black
    author of The Politics of American Discontent: How a New Party Can Make a Democracy Work Again
  Steven Rosenstone
    director of the National Election Center, University of Michigan, co-author of Third Parties in America: Citizen Response to Major Party Failure
  Ronald Walters
    director of the African American Leadership Institute at the University of Maryland, and author of "Freedom Is Not Enough: Black Voters, Black Candidates, and American Presidential Politics."
  David Gergen
    former special adviser to President Clinton, visiting professor at the Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy at Duke University

Originally Aired: 2/22/1996

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