The release of the President's budget registers in the mind of theaverage American about as strongly as whether or not the groundhog seeshis shadow. But for a public affairs person, the event marks the firstday of a whole new year.
And the release of President Bush's 2003 budget may well have marked thebeginning of a new era.
Spending on "homeland security
- a soothing yet undefined term adoptedby Americans with telling ease following the horrors of September 11 -and the military are in; ...