The parties versus the people : how to turn Republicans and Democrats into Americans / Mickey Edwards.
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- ISBN: 9780300184563
- ISBN: 0300184565
- Physical Description: xxiii, 208 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New Haven ; Yale University Press, 
- Copyright: ©2012
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
American tribalism -- The disappearing dream -- Reclaiming our democracy -- Drawing a line in the sand -- The money stream -- Government leaders, not party leaders -- Debate and democracy -- Rearrange the furniture -- Rivals, not enemies -- The partisan presidency -- Declarations of independence -- Beyond partisanship -- The way forward.
A former congressman draws on his first-hand experience with legislative battles to present a solution-based, practical way to break the stranglehold of the political party system and banish the negative effects of partisan warfare.
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