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To be published April 2017
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Whipple, a documentary filmmaker and first-time author, surveys recent U.S. presidential history by profiling chiefs of staff from Nixon to Obama. He doesn’t quite justify his subtitle or even try particularly hard to prove its …

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Peabody and Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker Whipple chronicles the roles as well as the successes and failures of White House chiefs of staff from the Richard Nixon to Barack Obama administrations.

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ARTICLES BY CHRIS WHIPPLE

Does Reince Priebus Have the “Worst F***ing Job” in Washington?

‘The Attacks Will Be Spectacular’

CIA Directors on ISIS After Paris: ‘They’ll Come Here’

Current and former CIA directors and analysts weigh in on ISIS and the terrorist attacks in Paris. They’re featured in the new documentary The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs, airing Nov. 28 at 9 p.m. on Showtime.

The macabre videotape from ISIS came barely a week after the bloody carnage in Paris: “We bring [President François] Hollande and the people around him good tidings—as we bring [President] Obama good tidings…. Allah willing, we shall roast them with explosive belts and car bombs.”

Contact Chris Whipple’s Book Agent:  Lisa Queen