A Calvinist Politician
A seventh generation Mississippian, Haley Barbour hails from Yazoo City. His father died when he was two years old, and he was raised by his mother. He grew up in the First Presbyterian Church, and later was elected a deacon. He and his wife have two boys.

A Calvinist with a focused perspective
SPRINGFIELD, VA (April 1, 1996)--"We'll support Bob Dole when Bob Dole supports the Constitution." So declared the controversial Co-Chair of Pat Buchanan's Presidential campaign in an exclusive interview here today.
In this political year, Larry Pratt became a target of intense attack in February on the eve of the New Hampshire primary. This Buchanan aide was forced to take a leave of absence from his volunteer post in the election effort because of the unfounded charge that he is a racist.