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Saving the Reagan Presidency: Trust is the Coin of the Realm

DMAbookcoverIn this first-hand account of a Presidential scandal, Center President David M. Abshire describes the events behind the investigation into the Iran-Contra affair. Revealing details about behind-the-scenes meetings and private discussions, Abshire offers a unique perspective into this critial time in U.S. history. His recollections give the reader valuable insight into how he and his team worked tirelessly to restore the trust in both the president and the Presidency. Abshire’s story not only informs us about the past, but offers important lessons on how future leaders can restore their reputations and re-gain the confidence of the people after a public scandal.

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