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The Resource Throw them all out : how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison, Peter Schweizer

Throw them all out : how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison, Peter Schweizer

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Throw them all out : how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison
Title
Throw them all out
Title remainder
how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison
Statement of responsibility
Peter Schweizer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Schweizer, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, discusses the state of government and the depths of its political corruption
Summary
Examines corrupt practices in United States politics, from members of Congress basing stock trades on privileged information to earmarking bills to improve personal real estate holdings to campaign contributors receiving federal grants
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10033369
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.1/3230973
Illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
JK2249
LC item number
.S35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison
Label
Throw them all out : how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison, Peter Schweizer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Congressional cronies. The drug trade ; Crisis for all, opportunity for some ; IPOs: invest in politicians often ; This land is my land
  • Capitalist cronies. Spreading the wealth-- to billionaires ; Warren Buffett: Baptist and bootlegger ; Cronies on parade: hedge funds, defense contractors, colleges, big oil-- and George Soros
  • Breaking the back of crony capitalism. Some are more equal than others ; Why this matters ; What needs to be done
Control code
19491062
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 211 pages
Isbn
9780547573144
Lccn
2011036523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733222790
  • (OCoLC)733222790
Label
Throw them all out : how politicians and their friends get rich off insider stock tips, land deals, and cronyism that would send the rest of us to prison, Peter Schweizer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Congressional cronies. The drug trade ; Crisis for all, opportunity for some ; IPOs: invest in politicians often ; This land is my land
  • Capitalist cronies. Spreading the wealth-- to billionaires ; Warren Buffett: Baptist and bootlegger ; Cronies on parade: hedge funds, defense contractors, colleges, big oil-- and George Soros
  • Breaking the back of crony capitalism. Some are more equal than others ; Why this matters ; What needs to be done
Control code
19491062
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 211 pages
Isbn
9780547573144
Lccn
2011036523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733222790
  • (OCoLC)733222790

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