Congress, the media, and the public : who reveals what, when, and how? /
London ; New York, NY :
Table of Contents:
- The media and representative government : the necessary evil?
- The love/hate relationship : the media approaches Congress
- The congressional P.R. machine : selling a single product
- Catch me if you can : news hooks and nobodies
- From props to first responders : Congress and the State of the Union
- Mr. Chair and my loyal fans : celebrity testimony on Capitol Hill
- Bombasters and buffoons : making Congress an easy target
- Congress, the houses of ill repute : cartoonists take on the House and Senate
- Congress and popular culture : dissing Congress on a grand scale
- C-SPAN : a window on Congress
- Congress and the new media : challenges and opportunities
- Congress and the media : the continuing odyssey.