The Washington Almanac (A Henry Holt Reference Book) : An updated guide (1st ed., 1992) to some 400 of the most prominent policy-makers and the policy-making process in the US. Among the individuals profiled are White House and Cabinet officials, House and Senate members, aides, regulators, lobbyists, and scholars. Each profile is accompanied by biographical information that includes education, background, and previous posts. Essays covering 23 major policy areas--such as education, foreign policy, defense, and the national budget--have been updated, as have important legislative developments and key political appointments through mid-1993.
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