ROSS PEROT: HE'S BACK (PART TWO)

BOTH PARTIES FLOCK TO PEROT'S HUGE POLITICAL BASH IN DALLAS, PAYING COURT TO THE TEXAN AND HIS CRUCIAL FOLLOWING

The suitors began paying court months ago. When H. Ross Perot stopped by Hilton Head, South Carolina, last year, his "phone pal" Lamar Alexander, the former Governor of Tennessee who would soon become a Republican candidate for President, personally rushed out to the airport to meet him and drive him to the waterside home where the Governor was vacationing. There, over iced tea in a living room overlooking Calibogue Sound, Alexander, in his khakis, and Perot, in his business suit, indulged in some plain talk. "Ross," Alexander said, "if you do what you did last time, we'll get Clinton again." And...

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