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- Naftali Bendavid National correspondent, Wall Street Journal; author of "The Thumpin': How Rahm Emanuel and the Democrats Learned to be Ruthless and Ended the Republican Revolution."
- Sheryl Gay Stolberg White House correspondent, "The New York Times."
- John Harris Editor in chief, politico.com author of "The Survivor" and co-author of "The Way to Win."
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