Taking Heat: The President, the Press, and My Years in the White House

Version: Abridged
Author: Ari Fleischer
Narrator: Ari Fleischer
Genres: Biography & Memoir
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Published In: March 2005
# of Units: 5 CDs
Length: 6 hours
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Overview

For two and a half years, Ari Fleischer served as the official liaison between the White House and members of the press, acting as the voice of President George W. Bush.

*September 11, 2001, it's aftermath, and the anthrax care* The pressure-filled buildup to the war in Iraq and the Presidents thoughts as the war began * The White House press corps, who they are, and how they report the news.

Reviews (1)

Taking Heat

Written by Anonymous on June 6th, 2006

  • Book Rating: 3/5

I enjoyed the book, but the Mr. Fleischer's monotone reading was not the best. I most enjoyed the back ground information that was given of the Bush Whitehouse.

Author Details

Author Details

Fleischer, Ari

Prior to resigning his post in 2003, Ari Fleischer served as the official liaison between the White House and members of the press, acting as the primary spokesperson for the President and delivering the daily White House briefing. Fleischer served as press secretary for Senator Pete Domenici from 1989 to 1994 and later spent five years as spokesman for the House Ways and Means Committee. Prior to joining the campaign of then Governor Bush in the fall of 1999, he served as communications director for Elizabeth Dole's presidential campaign. He is a graduate of Middlebury Colle