BushToll

Documenting the Bush Legacy of Failure

Coattails? Bush and the Republican Debacle    [more...]

As the de facto head of his party, a U.S. president is said to have coattails upon which his (not yet her) fellow party members ride into office. For political aspirants, the support of a popular president opens doors and wallets. When things go right, a president gains political allies in Congress and in state […]