Robert G. Kaiser spoke about his book, Act of Congress: How America's Essential Institution Works, and How It Doesn't, at Politics & Prose on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
Kaiser, veteran Washington Post reporter and editor since 1963, weighs in on the 2008 financial crisis with a detailed analysis of the Dodd-Frank Act. Granted full access by both Congressman Frank and Senator Dodd, Kaiser details the process of turning the bill into law, from committee meetings to lobbying, and the roles played by partisan politics and the media.
ACT OF CONGRESS by Robert G. Kaiser
May 11, 2013
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Vintage - January 28th, 2014