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Taibbi, Matt.

Summary: An investigation of financial, political, and media power in the United States, looking at what the author sees as a complete transfer of control in the first decade of the twenty-first century from a democracy to the self-interested elite.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & grau trade paperbacks 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.932 TAI

Summary: These books provide a range of opinions on a social issue; each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives, e.g., eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, to illuminate the issue.; Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 324 VOT

Harding, Luke

Summary: "December 2016. [the author] and former Moscow bureau chief, quietly meets former MI6 officer Christopher Steele in a London pub to discuss President-elect Donald Trump's Russia connections. A month later, Steele's now-famous dossier sparks what may be the biggest scandal of the modern era. The names of the Americans involved are well-known--Paul Manafort, Michael Flynn, Jared Kushner, George...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 324 HAR

Woodward, Bob.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.132 WOO

Vogel, Kenneth P.

Summary: "Big Money is a rollicking tour of a new political world dramatically reordered by ever-larger flows of cash. Ken Vogel has breezed into secret gatherings of big-spending Republicans and Democrats alike -- from California poolsides to DC hotel bars -- to brilliantly expose the way the mega-money men (and rather fewer women) are dominating the new political landscape. Great wealth seems to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 324.7 VOG

Morris, Dick.

Summary: Dick Morris and Eileen McGann expose a massive scandal: how foreign countries are ripping America off and plundering the economy, with the help of American political and business leaders.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperAudio 2012

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 337.73 MOR

Ivins, Molly.

Summary: "Political commentary by popular syndicated columnist Molly Ivins."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 IVI

Woodward, Bob

Summary: Woodward exposes one of the final pieces of the Richard Nixon puzzle, examining the untold story of Alexander Butterfield, the Nixon aide who disclosed the secret White House taping system that changed history and led to Nixon's resignation. In forty-six hours of interviews with Butterfield, supported by thousands of documents, many of them original and not in the presidential archives and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.924 WOO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.924 WOO

Summary: America's infrastructure was once our proudest achievement. Now its a most dangerous embarrassment. Bridges, dams, levees and highways are crumbling, toppling, being washed away, and putting us all at risk. Features interviews with journalists, noted scientists, whistleblowers who risked their lives to speak out, and politicians from both sides. Exposes the rampant collusion, corruption and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2009

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC AME

Savage, Michael

Summary: The radio host discusses the economic, cultural, and foreign relations failures of the Obama administration, and offers solutions for pulling the United States out of its downward spiral.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.932 SAV

Dershowitz, Alan M.

Summary: The author seeks to reorient the debate over impeachment to the same standard that Dershowitz has continued to uphold for decades: the law of the United States of America, as established by the Constitution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hot Books, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. 2018

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 342 DER

Taibbi, Matt.

Summary: The financial crisis that exploded in 2008 only prologue. The rise, fall, and rescue of Wall Street in the bubble-and-bailout era was the coming-out party for the network of looters who sit at the nexus of American political and economic power. The grifter class--made up of the largest players in the financial industry and the politicians who do their bidding--has been growing in power for a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & Grau 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.932 TAI

Loehfelm, Bill.

Summary: Blackmailed by her backhanded ex-husband, Portia Townsend is enlisted in a plot to overthrow the Turkish sultan. With little choice, she turns to Gareth Lowell, the man she used to love before he coldly belittled her. Gareth would have no problem rejecting Portia's plea under normal circumstances. But this time, Gareth has no say in the matter and together, they must navigate the cruel streets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOE

Huffington, Arianna Stassinopoulos

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2003

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.168 HUFFI

Klein, Edward

Summary: Klein uncovers the real story behind Hillary Clinton's email scandals and the dirty political games that have kept her one step ahead of the law-- for now.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regnery Publishing, a division of Salem Media Group 2016

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Phillips, Kevin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.928 PHI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.928 Phillips

Hightower, Jim

Summary: "Critical overview of current events & the Bush administration."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 HIG

Isikoff, Michael.

Summary: Written by veteran journalists, this is the inside story of how President Bush took the nation to war using faulty and fraudulent intelligence. It takes us behind the scenes at the Bush White House, the CIA, the Pentagon, the State Department, and Congress to answer all the vital questions about how the Bush administration came to invade Iraq. Filled with new revelations, Hubris is a narrative...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.70 ISI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.7044 ISI

Bolling, Eric

Summary: The cohost of Fox News' "The Five" chronicles various stories of political scandal in Washington, DC, and ends by offering recommendations on how President Trump can rid America's capital of political corruption.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320.9 BOL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 320.973 BOL

Fulsom, Don

Summary: Unbeknownst to most people even now, the election of 1968 placed the patron saint of the Mafia in the White House. In other words, Richard Nixon would go on to not only lead a criminal presidency; he would be totally indebted to our nation's top mobsters. By 1969, thanks in large part to his long-time campaign manager and political advisor Murray Chotiner, a lawyer who specialized in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.924 FUL

Labash, Matt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.9 LAB

Phillips, Kevin P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.5234 PHI

Waldman, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.929 WAL

Klein, Joe

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 CLI