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American senator joseph mccarthy, a us senator from wisconsin, became a national figure in a highly publicized pursuit of a communist conspiracy. Wisconsin republican joseph r mccarthy first won election to the senate in 1946 mccarthy, in a speech at wheeling, west virginia, mounted an attack on source: us senate, state department loyalty investigation committee on. Joseph mccarthy: reexamining the life and legacy of america's most hated senator by arthur herman free press 404 pp $2600.
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