By Bernard Sieracki,Jim Edgar
A simply Cause depicts Blagojevich as a grasp of political gamesmanship, a circus ringmaster pushed via own ambition and enthusiastic about deepest achieve. Sieracki examines extensive the governor’s unethical habit whereas in workplace, detailing a litany of partisan and private hostilities that spanned years. He completely covers the occasions resulting in Blagojevich’s downfall and the reactions of the governor’s cohorts. the writer discusses the varied allegations opposed to Blagojevich, together with makes an attempt to “sell” appointments, jobs, and contracts in trade for monetary contributions. Sieracki then exhaustively recounts Blagojevich’s senate trial and the governor’s removing from office.
This engrossing quantity is either a richly specified case research of the yankee checks-and-balances approach and an eyewitness account of remarkable occasions. it's going to attract somebody drawn to the lovely, real story of a kingdom upholding the maxim “The welfare of the folk is the superb law.”
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