A Capital Crime by Leonard Johnsen

By Leonard Johnsen

Syndicated columnist and presidential nemesis Jack Dodd lies in a coma in a Washington, D.C. health center, so with reference to demise priest has already administered final rites.  His mom and dad and female friend, Barbara Connover, are collected at his bedside, desperately attempting to forget about the gruesome cadence of existence aid apparatus that struggles to maintain him alive.  They can in simple terms pray.Less than a mile away, an embittered President not just battles a opposed Congress and an unrelenting press, he struggles with demons from his jaded previous.  Even the White apartment spin medical professionals can't soothe the ache inflicted by means of a forged of conversing heads extra attracted to rankings than fact and civility.  There is a bunker mentality at 1600 Pennsylvania road the place President Billy Bob Rhodes is as much as his lascivious eyeballs in every little thing from perjury to subornation of perjury, from obfuscation to obstruction of justice.  To make concerns worse, he agonizes to whether his orders to get him have been in reality the spark that trigger the chain of occasions that eventually ended in the try out on Jack Dodd's life.Discover to what lengths those smug women and men who encompass the President will pass.  Only they recognize even if their causes are self-preservation or responsibility to their state.  Discover how this likely harmless command through our Commander-in-Chief is conducted, first by way of his leader of employees, then over on the Treasury division the place the IRS, U.S. Customs and, finally, even the key provider turn into involved.A Capital Crime can be a love tale, not only among Jack and Barbara, who he loves with all his being, yet among Jack and a father eager to inform his death son that he loves him, phrases that heretofore he couldn't utter.

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