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Inside the statehouse : lessons from the speaker / Ralph G. Wright.

Author/Creator:
Wright, Ralph G., 1935-
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 246 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Wright, Ralph G., 1935-.
Vermont. General Assembly. House of Representatives -- Speakers -- Biography.
Legislators -- Vermont -- Biography.
Governors -- Vermont -- Biography.
Vermont -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Contents:
Introduction / by Alan Rosenthal
My first campaign
Life in the legislature
The committee process
Gaining leadership
The view from the podium
The press
Lobbyists
The gay rights issue
Working with the executive branch, part 1 : Madeleine Kunin, Democrat, 1985-1991
Working with the executive branch, part 2 : Richard Snelling, Republican, 1991
Working with the executive branch, part 3 : Howard Dean, Democrat, 1991-1995
The health care issue
Epilogue: Saying good-bye.
Notes:
Includes index.
ISBN:
1568029497 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
59280142