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Crusade for democracy

Author: Virgil Miller Newton
Publisher: Ames : Iowa State University Press [1961] ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Newton, Virgil Miller, 1904-1977.
Crusade for democracy.
Ames, Iowa State University Press [1961]
(OCoLC)573727242
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virgil Miller Newton
OCLC Number: 1041518
Description: v, 316 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: A challenge to our free press --
The city without a soul --
Routing the ward heelers --
Cleaning up the mess --
Tackling syndicated gambling --
Kefauver joins the gangland battle --
Spotlight on schools --
Teachers and parents outwit politicians --
Waste and corruption in state government --
Pork chop Gang --
Corruption in lower levels --
Florida's sweat boxes --
A strange brew: politics, industry, business --
Secret government is viscous --
Uncovering federal abuses of privilege --
Bureaucratic strangulation of government --
The White House run-around --
Bureaucracy cows Congress --
The dubious role of the press agent --
Press agents in political campaigns --
Analysis of a politician --
The challenge of a newspaper career.
Responsibility: by V. M. Newton, Jr.

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