Related topics

Bauer Drops Out of GOP Race

February 4, 2000

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Gary Bauer, unable to break through the pack of Republican contenders, dropped out of the presidential race today. The conservative activist said he left feeling ``good about how I’ve moved the debate.″

``This is a great country, this is a great experiment in self government,″ he said.

Stung by his last-place finish in the New Hampshire GOP primary, Bauer became the sixth Republican to drop out of the contest. He declined to make any endorsement of the remaining candidates.

Update hourly