Clifford Case and the Challenge of Liberal Republicanism
In describing this book by Bill Fernekes, Barnes and Noble states:
“Clifford P. Case was an exemplary “liberal Republican” during his 33 years in Congress,…[a] strong advocate of civil and human rights, environmental protection, high ethical standards for public officials, and U.S. global leadership, Case was a highly respected member of the GOP from 1945-1979. Even so, GOP conservatives repeatedly sought to oust Case, finally succeeding as the Republican party moved inexorably to the right. This book tells Case’s life story, his ascendancy in GOP politics, his achievements and disappointments in Congress, and his unexpected loss in the 1978 NJ GOP primary …”
On Sunday January 21st Bill Fernekes, will speak about his book “Clifford Case and the Challenge of Liberal Republicanism” at 12:00 noon at the Flemington Jewish Community Center. Please join us!