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The Fifth Risk

The Fifth Risk

by Michael Lewis,
The Philadelphia Inquirer, November 11, 2018

In the weeks after the presidential election of 2016, civil servants in federal agencies expected to deliver briefings to members of Donald Trump's transition team. It turned out, Michael Lewis tells us, that getting to know the U.S. government "was not high on Donald Trump's to-do list. Even after he learned he'd be running it."


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