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The Austin-Boston connection : five decades of House Democratic leadership, 1937-1989

Author: Anthony Champagne
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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For the more than fifty years that Democrats controlled the U.S. House of Representatives, leadership was divided between Massachusetts and Texas. When the Speaker was from Texas (or nearby Oklahoma), the Majority Leader was from the Boston area, and when the Speaker was from Boston, the Majority Leader was from Texas. The Austin-Boston Connection analyzes the importance of the friendships (especially  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Austin-Boston connection.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)653340650
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Champagne
ISBN: 9781603441162 1603441166 9781603441209 1603441204
OCLC Number: 277086170
Description: 327 pages, [12] pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Joe Bailey --
John Nance Garner --
Sam Rayburn --
John W. McCormack --
Sam Rayburn's boys : who will lead? --
Back to Boston : Tip O'Neill --
Jim Wright : the last Texan --
Conclusion : the impact of the Austin-Boston alliance on House politics.
Responsibility: Anthony Champagne [and others].

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." . . a noteworthy and serious study of the leadership structure in Congress. . . ."-Patrick Cox, Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin --Patrick Cox "Center for American Read more...

 
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