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Button, George W. Bush, 2000

Button, George W. Bush, 2000

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Description
George W. Bush, governor of Texas, was the 2000 Republican presidential nominee. He chose Dick Cheney to run for vice president. Cheney had previously served as Chief of Staff for President Gerald Ford, a representative from Wyoming, and Secretary of Defense under President George H.W. Bush, his running mate’s father. The Bush-Cheney ticket defeated their Democratic opponents Vice President Al Gore and Joe Lieberman, senator from Connecticut.
Object Name
Button
Date made
2000
depicted
Bush, George W.
Cheney, Richard B.
Physical Description
red; white; blue (overall color)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/4 in x 2075 in; 4.445 cm x 5270.5 cm
ID Number
2001.0142.13
Credit Line
Paul L. DeBole
subject
Political Campaigns
Presidential Campaign of 2000
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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