Charles Lewis Author and Journalist

Charles Lewis
Author and Journalist


September 29, 1998

Interview by Brian Lamb (C-SPAN)

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Mr. Lewis discussed his book, The Buying of Congress: How Special Interests Have Stolen Your Right to Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness, published by Avon. The book addressed how special interest groups get into the Congressional arena and hinder the Congress from passing laws to protect the public good.


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Charles Lewis

Charles Lewis, a former 60 Minutes producer who founded The Center for Public Integrity, is a MacArthur Fellow and the founding executive editor of the new Investigative Reporting Workshop at American University.

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