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To much information, and too little perspective in the news these days? Read Richard Baker and Neil MacNeill's history of the U.S. Senate. Read morePublished 6 months ago by James Sayler
Everything you may not know, want to know, and should know concerning the Senate, past and present, is discussed in this timely book. Read morePublished 7 months ago by V. L. Wilson
I am reading this book now and em enjoying a great deal. I was uncomfortable with the author organized his information but once I got used to that there was not proboemjPublished 8 months ago by P.A.W.
Except for how it glossed over Senator Hugh Scott's (R-PA) toadying to Richard Nixon, that is. And now that Reid has used the "nuclear option" will the Senate ever be the... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Dan
I haven't enjoyed reading this. The writer isn't a gifted storyteller, and American history - particularly, American political history - begs for good storytelling. Read morePublished 10 months ago by DCPayne
The book is filled with detailed historical information about the Senate and the relationship with the President through the years - but sometimes too much detail.Published 12 months ago by M. Greco
The checks and balances in the US government are really important in giving balance to the legislative process and spread the power among the big and small states.Published 12 months ago by Michael H. Smith
This book is not a true history of the senate. It reads more like a disorganized high school history text book. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Vincent Franco
A book that carefully analyzes the Senate is long overdue. This book is well-written and good as far as it goes. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Mandy W.