Hold on, Mr. President!

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Random House, Mar 12, 1987 - Biography & Autobiography - 260 pages
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Here is the brashest, most irreverent, most provocative television reporter in Washington telling us just how he got there, and how he gets away with it...that is, with being the nation's most celebrated and outspoken White House correspondent....From the press room at the White House to barbecues in Plains, to the Middle East during Carter's historic peace initiative, to the scene of the assassination attempt on President Reagan, to the superpower summits and the Iran-Contra scandal, Donaldson is always on the spot, asking tough questions and getting the answers....

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User Review  - Blaine Morrow - Goodreads

Sam is Sam in this brief book, occasionally personal and always witty. Read full review

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User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

There were a lot of funny anecdotes in this book. For those too young to remember Sam Donaldson... imagine if Bill O'Reilly were set loose at a White House press conference and you will get some idea ... Read full review


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