Haas, Lawrence J.

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HAAS, Lawrence J.

HAAS, Lawrence J. American, b. 1956. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: Daily Register, Shrewsbury, NJ, municipal reporter, 1980-82; Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Harrisburg, PA, state house correspondent, 1982-83; United Press International, Harrisburg, state capital bureau chief, 1983-85; Bond Buyer, Washington, DC, reporter on budget and tax issues, 1985-87; National Journal, Washington, DC, correspondent on budget and tax issues, 1987-92; National Academy of Public Administration, Washington, DC, special assistant to the president, 1992-. Publications: Running on Empty: Bush, Congress, and the Politics of a Bankrupt Government, 1990; The Washington Almanac: A Guide to Federal Policy, 1992, rev ed, 1993; Thieves, Scoundrels, and Blowhards: Two Hundred Years on the Seamy Side of American Politics, in press. Contributor to periodicals. Address: National Academy of Public Administration, 1100 New York Ave NW Ste 1090 E, Washington, DC 20005, U.S.A.