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GAME TIME After a time-out for post-Sept. 11 grieving, the 2002 U.S. political season finally began in earnest when Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle kicked off a Democratic offensive against President George W. Bush's economic policies. Can Daschle convince Americans that war isn't enough?

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"We are working hard to convince the Indians and the Pakis there's a way to deal with their problems without going to war."
GEORGE W. BUSH,
U.S. President, on efforts to calm hostilities between New Delhi and Islamabad

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