By Bernard Sieracki,Jim Edgar
A simply Cause depicts Blagojevich as a grasp of political gamesmanship, a circus ringmaster pushed by way of own ambition and captivated with 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 trade 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 specific case learn of the yankee checks-and-balances method and an eyewitness account of exceptional occasions. it is going to attract an individual attracted to the beautiful, precise story of a nation upholding the maxim “The welfare of the folks is the ideally suited law.”
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A Just Cause: The Impeachment and Removal of Governor Rod Blagojevich by Bernard Sieracki,Jim Edgar