The Choice Author:Bob Woodward Based on a massive body of original reporting and documentation, and on hundreds of interviews with firsthand sources, THE CHOICE, is the behind-the-story of President Bill Clinton and Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole over the last two years. It is the personal and political story of how the nation's two top leaders prepared themselves to square... more » off for the 1996 presidential election.
THE CHOICE sets the stage for the November 5, 1996 election with a study of the contenders in action--their conversations, their private assessments, their disappointments, their anger and triumphs, and their evolving understanding of national purpose. Also included is exclusive new material on the White House and congressional budget battles, the strategies of both campaigns, and Dole's decision to leave the Senate and his consideration of possible running mates.
Woodward has dug deeply into the personal and political relationship between Bill Clinton and Bob Dole, revealing their private conversations as these most tested products of the American system try to balance political gain against the welfare of the country.« less