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Inside the Statehouse: Lessons from the Speaker

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"Don't believe any of these guys that try to tell you that they ran for office because a lot of folks begged them. I ran nine times, and though I was aware of lots of people who wished I hadn't, I never recall being begged . . ."

And so begins Inside the Statehouse, Ralph G. Wright's first-hand account of what life in state legislatures is really like. Wright takes us behi
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Paperback, 236 pages
Published May 20th 2005 by CQ Press
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Darell Schmick
Dec 10, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Local politics is bloodsport. Former state legislator Wright takes us on a frank tour of his service in the Vermot State Legislature. Very well written and inspired me to pay better attention to the happenings at the local level.
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