Let’s Talk Clinton: Michael Dorris

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He’s doing an honorable job, and he’s strong. His informed support doesn’t waver with the daily news. He shouldn’t try to please everyone, should act like a second-term president. Trust his humane instincts and ’60s idealism.

Finally, he should make prioirity lists and not get diverted from the order. What would he like to look back on with pride 25 years from now, and what doesn’t matter? He has to stand back and find his own perspective and prioirities.

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