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978-1-889320-24-3
NOV 2011
HARDCOVER | $35.00

Slade Gorton: A Half Century in Politics

John C. Hughes

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Slade Gorton: A Half Century in Politics by John Hughes is a co-published work with the Slade Gorton International Policy Center and the Washington State Heritage Center. The 400-page biography of Senator Gorton covers his family history, his early life, his years in the Washington State Legislature, his three terms as Washington State Attorney General, his three terms as U.S. Senator, and his post-Senate career, including his time on the 9/11 Commission.

For $35.00, you receive an autographed copy of the biography signed by both Senator Gorton and John Hughes. Your gift to the Gorton Center supports policy-relevant research and programs to inspire the next generation of leaders.

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Slade Gorton: A Half Century in Politics
John C. Hughes

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