Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
George Edward Allen (18961973)
People who think the mighty in Washington can be persuaded, or corrupted, if you will, by anything less than votes just dont understand what its all about and never will. They dont know what Washington juice is made of.
GEORGE E. ALLEN, Presidents Who Have Known Me, chapter 16, p. 219 (1950).
Allen was a longtime personal aide to President Harry Truman and was director of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation 19461947.