POLITICS
05/14/2015 12:53 pm ET

Man Featured In Infamous Bush Campaign Ad Speaks Out

ASSOCIATED PRESS

Willie Horton. The name is enough to make a politician blanch. Ever since 1988, when the George H. W. Bush presidential campaign machine wielded the Horton horror story against his Democratic rival, the threat of being “Willie Horton’ed” has shaped the politics of crime and punishment.

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