Gen. Wesley Clark Contemplating 2004 Presidential Bid
by phil on Friday Sep 5, 2003 1:26 AM
And what a résumé it is. A Southerner from Little Rock, Ark., who graduated first in his class at West Point and became a Rhodes scholar, Clark was awarded the Purple Heart in Vietnam. He became a four-star general, later serving as supreme commander of NATO troops, and he defeated Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic and stopped the Serbs' ethnic cleansing of the Albanians.
A source associated with one of the Democratic candidates doubts Clark will enter the race. "I think he'll play it out and get attention and make himself the front-runner for the vice presidency."