Film, Video Act of Congress: How America's Essential Institution Works & How It Doesn't

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Title
Act of Congress: How America's Essential Institution Works & How It Doesn't
Summary
A look behind the scenes of a congressional legislative negotiation is revealed through the prism of a single bill -- the Dodd-Frank Act -- in a book by author and Washington Post editor Robert Kaiser.
Event Date
November 19, 2013
Notes
-  Robert G. Kaiser, during his career at The Washington Post, has reported on Congress, was a correspondent in Saigon and Moscow and served as national editor and then managing editor. He is currently associate editor and a senior correspondent. Kaiser has written for Esquire, Foreign Affairs and The New York Review of Books, among other publications.
Related Resources
Center for the Book: http://www.read.gov/cfb/
Running Time
56 minutes, 15 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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