A fighting chance / Elizabeth Warren.
By: Warren, Elizabeth.Material type: BookPublisher: New York Metropolitan Books 2014Edition: First Edition.Description: 365 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781627790529 (hardcover); 1627790527 (hardcover).Subject(s): Warren, Elizabeth | United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography | Women legislators -- United States -- Biography | Legislators -- United States -- Biography | United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-DDC classification: 328.73/092 | B
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-336) and index.
Prologue: A fighting chance -- Choosing battles -- The bankruptcy wars -- Bailing out the wrong people -- What $1 million a day can buy -- An agency for the people -- The battle for the Senate -- Epilogue: Fighting again -- and Again.
A chronicle of the Massachusetts senator's two-decade career in Washington describes her childhood pursuit of an education, early exposure to the dysfunctional political process, high-risk advocacy of better bankruptcy laws and competitive run for public office.