Author(s): Byron York
"An electric page-turner that reads like a thriller." -- MOLLIE HEMINGWAY
"No prominent journalist covered the story as completely as Byron York. Obsession . . . is a definitive history and a cautionary tale." -- ANDREW C. McCARTHY
From the moment Donald Trump was elected president--even before he was inaugurated--Democrats called for his impeachment. That call, starting on the margins of the party and the press, steadily grew until it became a deafening media and Democratic obsession. It culminated first in the Mueller report--which failed to find any evidence of criminal wrongdoing on the part of the president--and then in a failed impeachment.
And yet, even now, the Democrats and their media allies insist that President Trump must be guilty of something.
They still accuse him of being a Russian stooge and an obstructer of justice. They claim he was "not exonerated" by the Mueller report.
But the truth, as veteran reporter Byron York makes clear--using his unequaled access to sources inside Congress and the White House--is that Democrats and the media were gripped by an anti-Trump hysteria that blinded them to reality.
In a fast-moving story of real-life Washington intrigue, York reveals: