The National Catholic Review

November 27, 2006

Vol. 195 No. 17Whole No. 4754


The People's Business

The most obvious lesson of the 2006 elections, in which the Democratic Party became the majority party in both houses of Congress, is that the election was a referendum on the leadership of President George W. Bush.

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