The Opportunity of a Lifetime
The upcoming election will not only pass the reins on to another president, but shape history for the next four years. The person selected will be the first, elected president of the new millennium, after his Inauguration Day on January 20. The major issues of this years candidates are welfare reform, Social Security, education, and abortion; thus, suggesting a predicament. Who should be the next individual to run the United States of America? Is the best man Al Gore or George W. Bush?
One major problem facing the U.S. government is change in the welfare system. Al Gore says: "I believe our prosperity gives us not just an opportunity, but a great obligation. We must make sure that no one is consigned to be left out or left behind (www.algore.com).” Gore plans to make work pay, to help families get from welfare to work, and to promote responsibilities for fathers. Al Gore plans to put pressure on men to give ...