James Baker's masterful legal strategies won George W. Bush a contested election – unlike Rudy Giuliani's string of losses

Former President George W. Bush, left, with James A. Baker III at the 2018 funeral of George H.W. Bush.AP PoolWith Rudy Giuliani flailing through a series of failed election challenges for the Trump campaign, a superb new political biography provides fresh evidence of just how stark the contrast is between the head of Trump’s legal team and George W. Bush’s hyperprepared, efficient and savvy commander-in-chief for the 2000 election political and legal fight, James A. Baker III.The biography “The Man Who Ran Washington,” by Peter Baker and Susan Glasser, provides at least three new major revela…

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