By David Corn
From the reporter who broke the Romney video tale, forty seven percentage finds for the 1st time the dramatic story of the way David Corn, Washington Bureau leader at mom Jones, MSNBC analyst and writer of the hot York occasions bestseller Showdown, discovered of its lifestyles, situated the resource, authenticated the video, and persuaded the resource to permit him liberate it. In forty seven percentage, Corn recounts how the forty seven percentage video healthy into the continuing narrative of the 2012 election and significantly replaced the process the crusade. This immediate, on-the-news ebook additionally beneficial properties an astute evaluation of the 1st debate among President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney and assesses the strengths and weaknesses of every candidate as they head into the ultimate stretch of this old election.
David Corn is the Washington bureau leader for mom Jones journal and an analyst for MSNBC and NBC information. he's the writer of the recent York instances bestsellers Hubris (with Michael Isikoff) and The Lies of George W. Bush, and frequently presents remark on nationwide Public Radio.
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