Showdown: The Inside Story of How Obama Fought Back Against Boehner, Cantor, and the Tea Party

Showdown: The Inside Story of How Obama Fought Back Against Boehner, Cantor, and the Tea Party

David Corn


Veteran journalist David Corn—Washington Bureau leader for Mother Jones journal and New York Times bestselling writer of Hubris (with Michael Isikoff) and The Lies of George W. Bush—now brings us  Showdown, the dramatic inside of tale of Barack Obama’s struggle to save lots of his presidency. With Bob Woodward-esque perception and narrative aptitude, Corn takes readers into the White residence and in the back of the political scenes in the course of the beleaguered president’s pivotal 3rd yr, and explores the main earth-shaking occasions of the Obama presidency—from the sport altering 2010 elections to the Arab Spring, the debt ceiling conflict with Congressional Republicans, the killing of Osama bin encumbered and beyond.

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