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Spoiling for a Fight

Third-Party Politics in America

by Micah L. Sifry

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7496453M
ISBN 100415931436
ISBN 109780415931434

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Spoiling for a Fight by Micah L. Sifry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Spoiling for a Fight is her dramatic and revealing portrait of the politician who has brought down some of the biggest names in American finance and has set his sights on higher office. And in a new afterword, she chronicles his ascension to New York's highest office and assesses his future political by: 3.

Spoiling for a Fight exposes both the unfair obstacles and the viable opportunities facing today's leading independent parties.

Third-party candidates continue be denied a fighting chance by discriminatory ballot access, unequal campaign financing, winner-take-all races, and derisive media by: 2. Spoiling for a Fight exposes both the unfair obstacles and the viable opportunities facing today's leading independent parties.

Third-party candidates continue be denied a fighting chance by discriminatory ballot access, unequal campaign financing, winner-take-all races, and derisive media by: 7. Spoiling for a Fight is her dramatic and revealing portrait of the politician who has brought down some of the biggest names in American finance and has set his sights on higher office.

And in a new afterword, she chronicles his ascension to New York's highest office and assesses his future political prospects/5. Spoiling for a Fight exposes both the unfair obstacles and the viable opportunities facing today's leading independent parties.

Third-party candidates continue be denied a fighting chance by discriminatory ballot access, unequal campaign financing, winner-take-all races, and derisive media coverage/5.

Spoiling for a Fight: The Rise of Eliot Spitzer. Few politicians have burst onto the American scene with as much impact as Eliot Spitzer. He has exposed wrongdoing by stock analysts, mutual fund managers, and insurance brokers, and he has investigated corporations that have misled or defrauded investors and consumers.5/5(1).

Spoiling for a Fight is her dramatic and revealing portrait of the politician who has brought down some of the biggest names in American finance and has set his sights on higher office.

And in a new afterword, she chronicles his ascension to New York's highest office and assesses his future political prospects. Spoiling for a Fight: The Rise of Eliot Spitzer Brooke A. Masters, Author. Times $26 (p) ISBN the book is worthy of study because it clearly explains the complicated.

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About Brooke Masters | Book Description | Book Excerpt | Advance Praise | Latest Reviews |. Spoiling for a fight: the rise of Eliot Spitzer. [Brooke A Masters] -- A portrait of one of America's most controversial politicians describes the rise of New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and his ardent exposure of wrongdoing on the part of stock analysts.

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SPOILING FOR A FIGHT: Third-Party Politics in America Micah L. Sifry, Author. Routledge $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author In this debut book, Sifry presents a. Spoiling for a fight: third-party politics in America Item Preview Internet Archive Language English. Includes bibliographical references (p.

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be spoiling for a fight definition: 1. to be very eager to fight or argue: 2. to be very eager to fight or argue. Learn more. Sifry discusses his book, Spoiling for a Fight: Third-Party Politics in America, published by Routledge.

In it, the author documents the history of third-party politics in American history. In Spoiling for a Fight, she presents a portrait that is at once dramatic and revealing, raising the question of whether Spitzer's way of conducting government business is good or bad for America.

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