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US may try to sway vote: ex-AIT head

BACK TO CLINTON:Richard Bush said that former US president Bill Clinton influenced elections with comments in 1996 and 1999, while Bush himself also contributed ideas

By William Lowther  /  Staff reporter in WASHINGTON

“So this is something we do,” Bush said. “We feel there is a need for us to express our views on how our interests will be affected by Taiwan’s elections.”

To “say nothing” as some in Taiwan might want, would actually be like making a statement anyway, he said.

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