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Capitol punishment : the hard truth about Washington corruption from America's most notorious lobbyist

Author: Jack Abramoff
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : WND Books, New York : Distributed to the trade by Midpoint Trade Books [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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He's a perfect bundle of contradictions: an Orthodox Jew and upstanding family man with a staunch moral streak, caught in multiple scandals of bribery and corruption with an undercurrent of murder. Sentenced to prison in the largest scandal in Washington, Abramoff pulls back the curtain on K Street and shows the dirty underbelly of America's government and what steps must be taken to reform it.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Biography
Named Person: Jack Abramoff; Jack Abramoff; Jack Abramoff
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Abramoff
ISBN: 9781936488445 1936488442
OCLC Number: 746839199
Notes: Includes index.
Description: iii, 303 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: You don't know Jack! --
Ronald Reagan and the Rebbe --
Backroom bribery --
What's wrong with this picture? --
K Street confidential --
New territory --
Million dollar bet --
Political golf --
In bad company --
The favor factory --
Tribal influence --
Fire up the jet, baby! --
Nightmare on K Street --
Double judgment --
Cumberland Correctional --
Conclusion : path to reform.
Other Titles: Hard truth about Washington corruption from America's most notorious lobbyist
Responsibility: Jack Abramoff.

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He's a perfect bundle of contradictions: an Orthodox Jew and upstanding family man with a staunch moral streak, caught in multiple scandals of bribery and corruption with an undercurrent of murder. Sentenced to prison in the largest scandal in Washington, Abramoff pulls back the curtain on K Street and shows the dirty underbelly of America's government and what steps must be taken to reform it.

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