For more than a decade, John McCaslin has covered the Beltway beat for the Washington Times, in his extremely popular, widely quoted, award-winning column.
McCaslin uses a storytelling format in his Times column to illustrate both the humanity and compassion and the deceptiveness and hypocrisy of the political elite.
Now, in this book, McCaslin explores a vast array of little-known political tidbits. He uses humor, touching stories, and exclusive inside details to show readers exactly how the political game is played, revealing the humanity (for better or worse) of today’s biggest politicos.
With his characteristic blend of humor and warmth, McCaslin relates exclusive stories that will make readers laugh, leave them outraged, and touch their hearts about politicians on both sides of party lines and both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue.
McCaslin tells stories such as:
His book is filled with ironic and often strange anecdotes as well as heartwarming reflections from the heartland of America. He couples stories from the political realm with stories from the landscape of everyday Americans–creating an irresistible collection.