Election 2000: A Space Odyssey
The election season is upon us. The campaign coffers are overflowing. The pundits are pontificating and the pollsters are polling. But election 2000 is hardly creating a ripple of interest. Voter turnouts will probably set new lows. Democracy, such as it is, withers.
Jim Hightower is a national radio commentator, writer and public speaker. He is noted for his biting wit. He broadcasts daily radio commentaries that are carried on more than 100 stations. His award-winning newsletter, “The Hightower Lowdown,” is the fastest growing political publication in America. Author of numerous books, his latest is Thieves in High Places.