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Lion of the Senate : when Ted Kennedy rallied the Democrats in a GOP Congress / Nick Littlefield.

Littlefield, Nick, author. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781476796178
  • ISBN: 1476796173
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction by Doris Kearns Goodwin -- Election Day -- The contract with America -- The failed struggle for health reform -- Republicans in the majority -- Preparing the resistance -- The struggle for the mind of the President -- Relationships -- Rallying the Democrats -- The fight begins -- The Republican attack -- Senate rules -- Will Democrats join together? -- The Capitol, the Senate, and Washington -- The first train wreck -- The second train wreck -- The third train wreck -- A new "big idea" -- Flashback -- The clash of the titans on the Senate floor -- Clash of the titans: round 2 -- Victory -- The Children's Health Initiative -- Conclusion -- Epilogue.
Subject: Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009.
United States > Politics and government > 1993-2001.
United States. Congress. Senate > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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