Christine Todd Whitman: The Making of a National Political Player
- Publish Date: 1996-10-01
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Art Weissman
Christie Whitman was a freeholder from a small New Jersey county who became a politician with national credentials. Some think she could become the first woman president of the U.S. This biography reveals how this no-nonsense politician has confounded the predictions of the media & political establishment to become both a political player & a certifiable celebrity. Running for governor in 1993, she vowed to cut New Jersey taxes by 30%, & she kept her word. This book provides insight into her decision to make this controversial move & shows how her closest advisers have helped shape both her policies & her public image. Photos.