PRIZEWINNING WASHINGTON POST JOURNALISTS REVEAL HOW REALITY GAGGED THE GINGRICH REVOLUTION Speaker Newt Gingrich And His Troops Promised A Revolution When They Seized Power In January 1995 The Year That Followed Was One Of The Most Fascinating And Tumultuous In Modern American History After Stunning Early Success With The Contract With America, The Republicans Began To Lose Momentum By Year S End Gingrich Was Isolated And Uncertain, And His Closest Allies Were Telling Him To Shut Up Here Is An Unprecedented, Fly On The Wall Look At The Successes, Sellouts, And Perhaps Fatal Mistakes Of Newt Gingrich S Republican Revolution Based On The Award Winning Washington Post Series That Documented The Republicans Day To Day Attempts To Revolutionize The American Government,Tell Newt To Shut Upgets To The Heart Of The Political Process.
David Maraniss is an associate editor at The Washington Post and the author of four critically acclaimed and bestselling books, When Pride Still Mattered A Life of Vince Lombardi, First in His Class A Biography of Bill Clinton, They Marched Into Sunlight War and Peace, Vietnam and America October 1967, and Clemente The Passion and Grace of Baseballs Last Hero He is also the author of The Clinto
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- Tell Newt to Shut Up: Prize-Winning Washington Post Journalists Reveal How Reality Gagged the Gingrich Revolution
- David Maraniss
- 20 June 2017 David Maraniss