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- Norman Ornstein Is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
- Karen Tumulty National political correspondent, "Time" magazine.
- Bill Kristol Editor of "The Weekly Standard" and "The Weekly Standard : A Reader: 1995-2005."
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