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Rapaport’s Article Published Locally and Nationally

Richard J. Rapaport, a member of the Hobart Class of 1974, is a freelance writer for the Hartford Courant. His Courant article “The Curse of the Wartime President,” from May 7, was picked up by newspapers across the country, including Minneapolis Star Tribune, Minneapolis, Minn.; the Sun Herald, Gulfport, Miss.; the Fort Wayne News Sentinel, Fort Wayne, Ind., as well as the Finger Lakes Times.

The article enumerated presidents who took America to war in their first term as president, and subsequently lost the election for a second term as president.