Extortion : how politicians extract your money, buy votes, and line their own pockets / Peter Schweizer.
Author: Schweizer, Peter, 1964-
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
ISBN: 9780544103344 (hbk.)
Description: 250 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: Political corruption United States.
Contents: "Throw fear" -- America's most expensive tollbooth -- Protection : for a price -- The underground Washington economy -- The double-milker : you may not be interested in Washington, but Washington is interested in you -- Slush funds -- Trust me : you're gonna need to pay me -- Protection for a price : what about the Washington Corrupt Practices Act? -- It's a family affair -- Protection for the rest of us.