Meet the Wonk

Brown, Doug
October 2001
Interactive Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 38, p54
Profiles Scott Harshbarger, President of Common Cause, a nonpartisan citizen's lobbying organization. Efforts to encourage citizen involvement in political issues including national defense; Effect Harshbarger believes the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks will have on the public conscience.


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