Advise and consent
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nx74defiant - LibraryThing
I had a hard time getting into this. I'm just not that interested in politics. Some parts are dated. But I don't think politics has changed much. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing
The inside flap to Advise and Consent states it is "...a story so sweeping and complex in its conception that each segment alone would make an enthralling book." Right. I'm sure that's why the entire ... Read full review