The first comprehensive account that proves that James Comey threw the 2016 election to Donald Trump. “Compelling criticism…lapsed Trump supporters could well open up their minds to this attorney’s academic, totally convincing proof of the damage done” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).Throughout the week of October 24, 2016, Hillary Clinton was decisively ahead of Donald Trump in a lot of polls. Then FBI Director James Comey sent his inwell known letter to Congress on October 28, saying the bureau was investigating extra emails, potentially relevant to the Hillary Clinton email case. In The Unmaking of the President 2016, attorney Lanny J. Davis reflects just how Comey’s misguided announcement—simply elalso days prior to the election—swung a far-ranging number of voters ameans from Clinton, winning Trump an Electdental College victory—and also the presidency. Drawing on sources in the intelligence neighborhood and also Justice Department, Davis difficulties Comey"s legal rationale for opening a criminal investigation of Clinton"s email techniques, concerns whether Comey received enough Justice Department oversight, and cites the odd clairvoyance of Trump ally Rudolph Giuliani, who publicly predicted an "October surprise." Davis proves state by state, utilizing authoritative polling information, just how voter support for Clinton dropped after the Comey letter was made public, particularly in key battleground states. Despite so many kind of various other problems in the election—Trump’s habits, the Russian hacking, Clinton"s project missteps—after the October 28 Comey letter, whatever changed. Now Davis proves via raw, indisputable information exactly how Comey’s October letter expense Hillary Clinton the presidency and also America turned the course of background in the bconnect of an eye.
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Lanny J. Davis
Lanny J. Davis is a lawyer who counsels individuals, corporations, and others on crisis administration and also legal concerns. He offered as distinct counsel to President Bill Clinton and was a spokesperboy for the president and the White Housage on matters concerning project finance investigations and other legal issues. In 2005 President George W. Bush appointed Davis to serve on the five-member Privacy and also Civil Liberties Oversight Board, created by the UNITED STATE Congress as part of the 2005 Intelligence Recreate Act. He graduated from Yale Law School, wbelow he won the prestigious Thurmale Arnold Moot Court prize and served on the Yale Law Journal. He is the writer of The Unmaking of the President 2016.
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio (February 6, 2018) Runtime: 6 hours and also 13 minutes ISBN13: 9781508254232
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