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Fighting for common ground

how we can fix the stalemate in Congress

by Olympia J. Snowe

  • 104 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Legislators,
  • United States. Congress. Senate,
  • Women legislators,
  • United States,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    In this timely call to action, Snowe explores the roots of her belief in principled policy-making and bipartisan compromise. A leading moderate with a reputation for crossing the aisle, Snowe proposes solutions for bridging the partisan divide in Washington.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementOlympia Snowe
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.S575 A3 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 302 pages :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26247924M
    ISBN 101602862176
    ISBN 109781602862173, 9781602862180
    LC Control Number2012533873
    OCLC/WorldCa844788898

    Fighting for Common Ground (Hardcover) How We Can Fix the Stalemate in Congress. By Olympia Snowe. Hachette Books, , pp. Publication . Get this from a library! Fighting for common ground: how we can fix the stalemate in Congress. [Olympia J Snowe] -- A spirited call to action by Olympia J. Snowe, the iconic moderate and three-term Republican senator from Maine.

      Her new book, Fighting for Common Ground: How We Can Fix the Stalemate in Congress, is both a political prescription and a personal memoir. In it, she describes growing up and withstanding tragedy. Get this from a library! Fighting for common ground: how we can fix the stalemate in Congress. [Olympia J Snowe] -- An outspoken centrist, Senator Snowe stunned Washington in February when she announced she would not seek a fourth term and offered a sharp rebuke to the Senate, citing the dispiriting gridlock.

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