The Last Politician by Franklin Foer

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This behind-the-scenes account of the first two years of the Biden presidency offers fresh and revealing details about how Joe Biden and his team overcame huge challenges and a faltering start to make impressive gains in both domestic and foreign policy. Frank Foer argues that by passing several monumental pieces of legislation at home and rallying the world to Ukraine’s defense abroad, Biden has shown himself to be a more ambitious and capable president than widely anticipated. Further, by demonstrating the effectiveness still of political dealmaking and coalition-building, Biden has garnered new respect for the craft of those, like himself, who continue to believe in the work of politicians. 

The Last Politician: Inside Joe Biden's White House and the Struggle for America's Future By Franklin Foer Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101981146
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Published: Penguin Press - September 5th, 2023