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Arizona Democratic state Sen. Kyrsten Sinema spoke with David and POLITICO’s Alexander Trowbridge about Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), the economy, immigration and 2012 elections.
David‘s latest book is Dog Whistles, Walk-Backs and Washington Handshakes: Decoding The Jargon Slang and Bluster of American Political Speech. Written with Almanac of American Politics Co-Author Chuck McCutcheon, Dog Whistlesdecodes what politicians really mean when they use odd-sounding, insider-ish phrases.
With a forward by author, journalist and television analyst Jeff Greenfield, Dog Whistles will help you keep up your antennae on high alert for intentionally-confusing language by political types of both parties.