Saturday, March 10, 2007

Giuliani's Private Life May Hurt His Run

ALBANY, N.Y. — Ronald Reagan was divorced, had chilly relations with some of his children, and still easily won two terms as president. Rudy Giuliani has been thrice married and twice divorced, has chilly relations with his children, and wants to be elected president.

Twenty-seven years after Reagan became the only divorced candidate to win the presidency, the former New York City mayor is hoping that when it comes to family values, voters will be as accommodating.

They may not be.

Republican strategists say Giuliani's troubled family relationships are likely to hinder his standing among conservatives who already have questions about his positions on social issues. They say the estrangement could raise a question in voters' minds: If Giuliani can't keep his family together, how will he keep the country together?

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1 comment:

Suzie-Q (S-Q) said...

Good Morning Everyone!

Yep, Giuliani's private life hasn't been one of a conservative! LOL