Individual Author Record
Name: James L MerrinerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1947 in Marietta, OH Sites:
Illinois ConnectionMerriner is a former Chicago Sun-Times political editor.
Biographical and Professional InformationJames Merriner graduated magna cum laude from Harvard and worked as the political editor, political columnist, and city editor for the Chicago Sun-Times and the Atlanta Constitution.
''Against All Odds: Citizens Who Challanged Congressional Incumbants'', Praeger Publishing, 1999''Mr. Chairman: Power in Dan Rostenkowski's America'', Southern Illinois University, 2002''Grafters and Goo Goos: Corruption and Reform in Chicago 1833-2003'', Southern Illinois University, 2004''The Man Who Emptied Death Row: Govenor George Ryan and The Politics of Crime'', Southern Illinois University, 2008