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Author Grumet, Jason, author.

Title City of rivals : restoring the glorious mess of American democracy / Jason Grumet ; forewords by Senator Tom Daschle and Senator Bob Dole.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    320.973 GRU    Available
Description xxi, 265 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: A tale of two Washingtons -- The roots of collaboration -- Howling at the moon -- Mr. Smith goes overboard -- Cracking the monocle -- The dark side of sunlight -- True laboratories of democracy -- Breakfast at signatories -- The best and the brightest? -- Conclusion: Two hands on the wheel.
Summary "The first truly bipartisan book about the partisan gridlock that has paralyzed our government and how the answer lies in channeling and harnessing the partisanship"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject United States. Congress.
Democracy -- United States.
Political parties -- United States.
Political participation -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government.
ISBN 9780762791583 (hardback)
0762791586 (hardback)

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