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The price of politics

Author: Bob Woodward
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines the struggle between President Obama and the United States Congress to manage federal spending and tax policy for the three and one half years between 2009 and the summer of 2012. More than half the book focuses on the intense 44-day crisis in June and July 2011 when the United States came to the brink of a potentially catastrophic default on its debt. Based on eighteen months of reporting, the  Read more...
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Named Person: Barack Obama; Barack Obama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Woodward
ISBN: 9781471113192 1471113191 9781451651102 1451651104 9781451651126 1451651120 9781451651119 1451651112
OCLC Number: 792881739
Description: xvii, 428 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Prologue --
Chapters 1-40.
Responsibility: Bob Woodward.

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Bestselling and Pulitzer-winning Bob Woodward's new book takes us into the rooms where the United States' business is negotiated at the highest levels  Read more...
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