The Best Job in Politics : Exploring How Governors Succeed as Policy Leaders Paperback / softback
"My worst day as governor was better than my best day as a United States senator."-Former Governor Tim Carper (D-DE, 1993-2001) Governors-both in, and now out of, office-see the job as the best in politics.
Why is that? Drawing on a survey of former governors, personal interviews, as well as gubernatorial memoirs and biographies, Rosenthal shows students how and why governors succeed as policy leaders and makes a case as to why some governors are better at leveraging the institutional advantages of the office.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 08/05/2012
- Category: Political leaders & leadership
- ISBN: 9781452239996
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