Advise and consent

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Doubleday, 1959 - Fiction - 616 pages
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The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Sec. of State, and as that startling news reverbrates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Cong. Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are revealed.

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Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Mia Kleve - Goodreads

Fascinating political thriller. This isn't usually the kind of book that I find myself picking up, but I have to say that after a slow start I had no trouble getting into it. And if you are interested ... Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Dale - Goodreads

Very interesting look at how the government works. Well written. Read full review

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Drury was for 20 years a Washington correspondent covering principally the U.S. Senate for UPI, the Washington Star, and The New York Times.

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