Campaign Pledge Drive: Week 15

UNDERDOG DAYS This week the candidates addressed two major concerns: health care and the economy. Bush announced his plans to overhaul Medicare, and Gore released a 191-page economic blueprint. Bush also declared that he is now the "underdog" in the race. Maybe pledging more would spike his poll numbers.


--To negotiate with Gore on the debates

--To provide $198 billion for a drug plan and "quality health insurance for every senior"

--To assign a task force to "...redefine how war is fought and won"

--To reach out more to "real people" on the campaign trail



Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!