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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User Review  - Mph - Goodreads

loving it, and it's still as relevant today as it was when written in the 1905s, which is good, and scary testament to our political system Read full review

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

User Review  - Cynthia - Goodreads

A precocious friend of mine in middle school LOVED this book and toted it around with her everywhere she went. I finally got around to reading it (I found a free copy of it somewhere) and ... loved it ... 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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