By Bernard Sieracki,Jim Edgar
A simply Cause depicts Blagojevich as a grasp of political gamesmanship, a circus ringmaster pushed through own ambition and enthusiastic about inner most 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 various allegations opposed to Blagojevich, together with makes an attempt to “sell” appointments, jobs, and contracts in alternate for monetary contributions. Sieracki then exhaustively recounts Blagojevich’s senate trial and the governor’s elimination from office.
This engrossing quantity is either a richly certain case research of the yankee checks-and-balances process and an eyewitness account of extraordinary occasions. it is going to attract someone drawn to the beautiful, real story of a kingdom upholding the maxim “The welfare of the folk is the ultimate law.”
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A Just Cause: The Impeachment and Removal of Governor Rod Blagojevich by Bernard Sieracki,Jim Edgar