The right-wing, which has just had a glory day in 1994, would never allow a Powell/Wilson ticket to run without a challenge. Pat Buchanan and Alan Keyes run as the nominees of the U.S. Taxpayer Party, crippling Powell in many states he may have won. The idea that there is no independent candidacy is ludicrous. I can assure you Buchanan would never allow Powell, a liberal easterner, to run away with the Republican Party and then win the Oval Office. Gore/Harkin (D): 363 EV; 48.6% of the PVPowell/Wilson (R): 175 EV; 39.1% of the PVBuchanan/Keyes (UTP): 0 EV; 12.3% of the PV
In Iowa. Representative Jim Lighthorse Campbell is elected to the Senate while Leonard Boswell, a Democrat, picks up Campbell’s house seat.