TITLE

Blood Sport

AUTHOR(S)
Wildman, Sarah
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;9/17/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 12, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the practice among the U.S. politicians to employ their relatives on cabinet-level positions. Reference to California Governor Gray Davis's act of employing Chad Condit and Cadee Condit, children of Congressman Gary Condit, as his staff members; Appointments made by former and present U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush on the basis of family associations; Discussion of a kind of reciprocal nepotism which gives some individuals an unfair advantage in gaining public service positions.
ACCESSION #
5133189

 

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