Wendy Weisser: directs the Brennan Center's work on voting rights and elections. During the run-up to the 2004 and 2006 elections, she masterminded litigation and advocacy efforts that kept hundreds of thousands of voters from being disenfranchised.
Will Bower: is known as the person who had created the group known as â€œParty Unity My Aâ€”â€œ (PUMA), after Senator Hillary Clinton of New York had lost the Democratic nomination. The ongoing contest between Clinton and Senator Barack Obama of Illinois had created a rift within the Democratic Party.
Cliff Schecter: political commentator and journalist. His blog is called The Political Carnival. His latest book is called â€œThe Real McCain: Why Conservatives Donâ€™t Trust Him and Why Independents Shouldnâ€™tâ€.
Dr. Bill Durston: is running as the Democratic candidate for House of Representatives in Californiaâ€™s 3rd Congressional District to give voters a choice for change.
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Dr. Carole Wolman: is a psychiatrist in Northern California. A lifelong peace activist, she has written extensively on the psychology of our times. She is a cochair of Bay Area Impeach Bush-Cheney and is now a Green candidate for Congress in CA district 1.