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The party is over : how Republicans went crazy, Democrats became useless, and the middle class got shafted

Author: Mike Lofgren
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the explosive article Lofgren wrote when he resigned in disgust after the debt ceiling crisis, "The Party Is Over" is a funny and impassioned exposé of everything that is wrong with Washington.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Lofgren
ISBN: 9780670026265 0670026263
OCLC Number: 779263691
Description: viii, 232 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The party of Lincoln, the party of Jefferson --
Tactics: war minus the shooting --
All wrapped up in the constitution --
A devil's dictionary --
Taxes and the rich --
Worshipping at the altar of Mars --
Media complicity --
Give me that old time religion --
No eggheads wanted --
A low, dishonest decade --
Are the Democrats any better? --
A way out?.
Responsibility: Mike Lofgren.

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The ultimate Republican insider's caustic expos of what passes for business as usual in Washington today.  Read more...
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"A fast-moving, hard-hitting, dryly witty book-length account of the radicalization of the Republican party, the failures of Democratic rivals and the appalling consequences for the country at large. Read more...

 
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